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51. Campanian-Maastrichtian Ammonite Range Charts [UCR_PMS_AMMONITE_02]
Summary of published range charts for Campanian and Maastrichtian ammonites from Seymour Island, Antarctica, and world-wide. The relational database is managed by the CONMAN9 software ...


52. Carbon isotope data from modern and fossil tree rings [carbon_isotope_data_from_modern_and_fossil_tree_rings]
Bulk carbon isotope measurements made at high-resolution across modern and fossil tree rings are reported. Fossil data are reported as the average of 3 replicate measurements. More details on the ...


53. Collaborative Research: Integrating Geomorphological and Paleoecological Studies to Reconstruct Neogene Environments of the Transantarctic Mountains [ANT-0739700_BU-054-004]
This project studies the last vestiges of life in Antarctica from exceptionally well-preserved fossils of tundra life--mosses, diatoms, ostracods, Nothofagus leaves, wood, and insect remains recently ...


54. Collaborative Research: Late Cretaceous-Paleogene Vertebrates from Antarctica: Implications for Paleobiogeography, Paleoenvironment, and Extinction in Polar Gondwana [USAP-1142129]
One of the great unknowns in the history of life is the part that Antarctica played in the evolution and paleobiogeography of vertebrates during the key time interval that spans the end of the Mesozoic ...


55. Collaborative Research: Reconstructing the High Latitude Permian-Triassic: Life, Landscapes, and Climate Recorded in the Allan Hills, South Victoria Land, Antarctica [NSF-ANT05-51163]
This project studies fossils from two to three hundred million year old rocks in the Allan Hills area of Antarctica. Similar deposits from lower latitudes have been used to develop a model of Permo-Triassic ...


56. Collaborative Research: Response of Carbon Accumulation in Moss Peatbanks to Past Warm Climates in the Antarctic Peninsula [USAP-1246190]
Intellectual Merit: This research will investigate how Antarctic peat banks have responded to documented past warm climates on the Western Antarctic Peninsula over the last 1000 years. The work will ...


57. Continued Research on the Jurassic Vertebrate Fauna from the Beardmore Glacier Region of Antarctica [USAP-1246379]
This proposal requests support for research on Early Jurassic vertebrate fauna of the Beardmore Glacier region of Antarctica. The project will support preparation and systematic and paleobiological ...


58. Continued research on Mesozoic vertebrates of the Beardmore Glacier region Antarctica [Vertebrate_Paleontology_Beardmore_Glacier]
The first year of this grant funded a field party of six to search sites in the Beardmore Glacier region of Antarctica for fossil vertebrates, especially dinosaurs. The party of six included two ...


59. Cretaceous Vertebrate Fossils from the Antarctic Peninsula [VertPaleo]
This data set includes collections of vertebrate fossils, replicas, and their contextual data. Included within the data set are chondricthyans, teleosts, reptiles, and avian remains. ...


60. Depositional Styles from Miocene Through Pleistocene in the North Central Gulf of Mexico: An Historical Reconstruction [MMS_GOM_LA_DEPOS]
ABSTRACT The Minerals Management Service, U.S. Department of the Interior, has recently classified the producible sands from the approximately 1,100 fields across the northern Gulf of Mexico into ...


61. Digital Geology Database QMAP [GNS_QMAP]
The quarter million mapping (QMAP) programme is the national 1:250 000 digital geological mapping project. It is upgrading the national digital coverage of New Zealand's geology. The database is being ...


62. European 6K Climate Reconstructions [NOAA_NCDC_PALEO_97-006]
Palaeoclimates across Europe for 6000 yr BP were estimated from pollen data using the modern pollen analogue technique constrained with lake-level data. The constraint consists of restricting the ...


63. Examination of fossilized biota, especially barnacles, of the Scallop Hill Formation and Taylor Formation groups to reconstruct the palaeoenvironment [K241_1985_1986_NZ_1]
Barnacles are useful in palaeobathymetry and in palaeotemperature studies. However, barnacle plates are elusive in the field, and when fractured may be overlooked by the field geologist. The palaeoecology ...


64. Examination of recent marine deposits and local geology at Cape Barne, Cape Bird and Cape Crozier, Ross Island, Antarctica [K042_1969_1970_NZ_1]
Recent marine deposits were discovered at Cape Barne, Ross Island. A number of well preserved shell layers exposed beside the frozen lakes being Cape Barne, at 30m asl were investigated. Upon examination ...


65. Examination of the Beacon Group stratigraphy and paleontology between the Boomerang and Olympus Ranges [K042_1968_1969_NZ_1]
The Beacon Group stratigraphy and paleontology between the Boomerang and Olympus Ranges was investigated in two phases. The first phase involved visits to ranges and nunataks around the Skelton Neve ...


66. Examination of the Buckeye Tillite formation, the trace fossils within the Devonian Horlick formation and the Permian Coal Measure in the Ohio Range of the Horlick Mountains [K026_1983_1984_NZ_1]
A second season of field work was undertaken in the Ohio Range of the Horlick Mountains as a three fold geological study to complete the stratigraphy of the area. This included an analysis of the ...


67. FAUNMAP- An Electronic Database Documenting Late Quaternary Distributions of Mammal Species [Faunmap]
FAUNMAP is an electronic database documenting the late Quaternary distribution of mammal species in the United States. It has been developed at the Illinois State Museum (ISM) with support from the ...


68. Faunal Turnover and Evolution in Response to Climate Change in Mollusks of the Eocene La Meseta Formation, Seymour Island, Antarctic Peninsula [La_Meseta_Mollusks]
This data set includes numerical collection abundance, morphometrics, and observations of naticid shell-drilling predation in mollusks recovered from the Eocene La Meseta Formation, ...


69. Florida Museum of Natural History : Collection Databases [FLMNH_collect]
The Florida Museum holds more than 20 million objects (or specimens) and maintains active collections in Anthropology (human culture), Archaeology (material culture), Botany (plants), Ecology, Herpetology ...


70. Fossil Shell and Tooth Stable Isotope Data [GEOLOGY_2001008]
[Adapted from "About the GSA Data Repository", "http://www.geosociety.org/pubs/drpint.htm#aboutdrp"] The above data set may be dowloaded from the Geological Society of America (GSA) Data Repository, ...


71. Fossil specimens of Northern Victoria Land, 2012-2013 season [KPDC_NVLR_2012_JW_02]
This entry is for the fossil specimens of Northern Victoria Land (NVL), Antarctica collected in 2012-13 austral summer season. The collection includes trilobites and brachipods of the Lower Paleozoic ...


72. Fossil-rich lacustrine deposits in the Dry Valleys, Antarctica [ANT-0440711_BU-054-003]
The data set includes fossil images,trace-element geochemical analyses of volcanic tephra, geochronologic data for Dry Valleys ashfall deposits, locations and description of soil pits in the Antarctic ...


73. GEOLOGY AND PALAEONTOLOGY OF THE JAMES ROSS BASIN [CDA_AR_PICTA-29-2004-LAGOS_ROSS]
ENGLISH This multidisciplinary project is a continuation of the geological survey of the James Ross Basin, that for more than 15 years is been performed for some of the involved scientists. The project ...


74. Geological examination, stratigraphic sections, mapping and sample collection of Beacon and Ferrar rocks and fossils in the area between the Skelton Neve and the Mackay Glacier [K042_1971_1972_NZ_3]
Beacon and Ferrar rocks were studied just west of the Dry Valleys, between the Skelton Neve and the Mackay Glacier area. Detailed stratigraphic sections were measured with staff and level at Mistake ...


75. Geological investigation into the mode of origin of the Wright and Taylor Valleys [K042_1969_1970_NZ_2]
The Labyrinth area in the Wright Valley is an unusual area of very steep gullies with flat treads between, which form a box canyon type topography. The mode of origin of the area is a controversial ...


76. Geological investigation of the depositional setting of Beacon rocks in south Victoria Land including the Darwin Mountains, Cook Mountains, Britannia Range and the Convoy Range in Allan Hills [K042_1988_1989_NZ_2]
Devonian strata from south Victoria Land has been variously interpreted as marine and non-marine due to the presence of trace fossils that have previously been considered to indicate marine environments ...


77. Geological investigations and collection of fossil specimens from the Sledgers Glacier-Mariner Glacier region to determine the geological history and environment of deposition of the region [K003_1974_1982_NZ_1]
The eastern part of the Bower Group in the Mariner Glacier area and the central western part of the Bowers Group in the Black Glacier-Sledger Glacier area were visited and examined to search for fossils ...


78. Geology and palaeontology of the James Ross Basin. Project No. 4 2002-2004 [CDA_AR_GEOL_PALEONTOLOGY_JRB]
This multidisciplinary project is included in the geological research performed during the last years on the James Ross Basin, Antarctica, by the IAA-DNA. According to this a 3 year working plan have ...


79. Geology of Cape Lamb, Vega Island, Antarctic Peninsula [CDA_AR_GEO_CAPELAMB_GEOLOGICMAP]   CHILD METADATA
The first geologic map of Cape Lamb, SW Vega Island, is presented along with their description and interpretation. The main outcrops correspond to Late Cretaceous sedimentary rocks and neogene volcanic ...


80. Investigation of petrified logs, palaeobotanical materical and tree growth rings from Allan Hills for intrepretation of the palaeoclimate of the area [K042_1997_1998_NZ_1]
Allan Hills is known for its record of climate preserved in petrified logs 260 million years old in the Wellar coal measure. A study of the logs is part of a wider study on ancient forests in Jurassic ...


81. Investigations of the moraines and raised marine deposits and fossils at Black Island and Brown Peninsula, McMurdo Sound [K042_1964_1965_NZ_1]
In the 1963-64 field season, a helicopter reconnaissance was conducted at White Island, Black Island and Brown Peninsula. The reconnaissance showed that there was scope for a comprehensive survey ...


82. Jurassic Trees at Jason Peninsula, Antarctica [CDA_AR_GEO_JASON_JURASSIC_TREES]
A new discovery of Jurassic flora (tree trunks and stemps), located in Ramirez nunatak, Jason Peninsula, on the East side of Antarctic Peninsula is described. Together with another fossil flora locality ...


83. Lakumasaurus antarcticus, n. gen. et sp., a new mosasuaur (Reptilia, Squamata) fron the Upper Cretaceous of Antarctica [CDA_AR_GEO_NEW_MOSASAUR]
Mosasaurs were large predatory lizards that typically inhabited warm, epicontinental seas during the last 20 millon years of the Mesozoic Era. Evidence of their taxonomic diversity derives mainly ...


84. Last Glacial Maximum Tropical Terrestrial Data Synthesis [NOAA_NCDC_PALEO_2000-036]
The Last Glacial Maximum (LGM) Tropical Terrestrial Data synthesis provides reconstructions of mean temperature of the coldest month (MTCO), mean annual temperature (MAT), plant available moisture ...


85. Late Paleozoic-Mesozoic fauna, environment, climate, Beardmore Glacier area [miller_0126146]
The 4 km thick sequence of sedimentary rocks in the Beardmore Glacier area records 90 million years of Permian through Jurassic history of this high-paleolatitude sector of Gondwana. It accumulated ...


86. Late Triassic Vertebrates from the Lashly Formation of Southern Victoria Land [SVLVERT]
The SVLVERT data set contains information on the first Late Triassic reptiles from Antarctica. Fragmentary Late Triassic vertebrate bones were recovered from Mt. Dearborn (S77 12.6 E160 ...


87. geologic data ANT-1142749 [Gulbranson_PLR1142749]
Data set contains: 1) rock descriptions 2) stratigraphic relationships 3) fossil: plant, arthropod, vertebrate, and micro fossil descriptions 4) elemental concentration data of lacustrine chert, paleosols, ...


88. Global and Regional Atmospheric, Hydrologic, and Oceanic Data from the INFOCLIMA Catalog of Climate System Data Sets [INFOCLIMA]
The INFOCLIMA Data Base of Climate System Data Sets is a collection of worldwide data center (280) and data set descriptions of Climate-related data as part of the World Meteorological ...


89. IAI-FinalReport_ISP1_033: Vegetation History From Rodent Middens In Mid-Latitude American Deserts [IAIDIS444]
This dataset refers to Final Report of the ISP round I project number 033, which has the name "VEGETATION HISTORY FROM RODENT MIDDENS IN MID-LATITUDE AMERICAN DESERTS ". Arid lands play key roles ...


90. Plant Macrofossils [noaa-macrofossil-13987]
Records of past vegetation and environmental change derived from plant remains large enough to be seen without a microscope (macrofossils), such as leaves, needles, and cones. Parameter keywords describe ...


91. Paleovegetation Proxy Data, Fossil Pollen from Lake Cores [G01110]
Paleoclimatic proxy data from paleovegetation sources, primarily fossil pollen from lake cores. Includes also climatic reconstructions.


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