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1. Prince Charles Mountains Bibliography [PCM_Bibliography]
Prince Charles Mountains Bibliography compiled by Ruth Lanyon, contains 277 records.


2. Quelccaya Summit (Peru) Ice Core from WDC for Paleoclimatology [EARTH_LAND_NGDC_PALEOCL_QUELCCA]
This data set is derived from the Quelccaya Summit Ice Core by Drs. Lonnie Thompson and Ellen Mosley-Thompson of The Ohio State University. The record was updated in May 1992 to extend the data period ...


3. CLIMAP 18k bp Surface Configuration Data [FE01020]
The CLIMAP (Climate: Long-Range Investigation, Mapping, and Prediction) Project was funded by the National Science Foundation as part of the International Decade of Ocean Exploration (IDOE). The ...


4. (U-Th)/He ages from the Kukri Hills of southern Victoria Land [KUKRI_He]
The data set consists of (U-Th)/He ages collected from three vertical profiles from the the Kukri Hills (north side of the Ferrar Glacier) of Southern Victoria Land. The data set provides ...


5. Boron in Antarctic granulite-facies rocks: under what conditions is boron retained in the middle crust? [NSF-ANT02-28842]
This award, provided by the Antarctic Geology and Geophysics Program of the Office of Polar Programs, supports a project to investigate the role and fate of Boron in high-grade metamorphic rocks of ...


6. Collaborative Research: East Antarctic outlet glacier contributions to the Ross Sea from chronology of detrital grains - NSF-ANT10-43572 [NSF-ANT10-43572]
The PIs proposed a provenance study of glacial deposits in the Ross Embayment that will provide a broad scale geochronologic survey of detrital minerals in till to help characterize bedrock beneath ...


7. Collaborative Research: Pleistocene East Antarctic Ice Sheet History as Recorded in Sediment Provenance and Chronology of High-elevation TAM Moraines [NSF-ANT09-44475]
Intellectual Merit: The proposed work will investigate changes in the compositional variation of glacial tills over time across two concentric sequences of Pleistocene moraines located adjacent to ...


8. Collaborative Research: SGER: Triple-dating (Pb-FT-He) of Antarctic Detritus and the Origin of the Gamburtsev Mountains - NSF-ANT08-16934 [NSF-ANT08-16934]
This Small Grant for Exploratory Research investigates the origin and evolution of the Gamburtsev subglacial mountains (GSM). These mountains are considered the nucleation point for Antarctica's largest ...


9. Continuing Operations Proposal: The United States Polar Rock Repository as a Research Tool for Understanding Antarctica's Geological Evolution [USAP-1141906]
Intellectual Merit: The United States Polar Rock Repository (USPRR) was established to curate and loan geologic samples from polar regions to researchers and educators. OPP established the USPRR ...


10. Erosion History and Sediment Provenance of East Antarctica from Multi-method Detrital Geo- and Thermochronology [NSF-ANT08-38729]
Much of the inventory of East Antarctic bedrock geochronology, as well as a record of its erosional history, is preserved in Cenozoic sediments around its margin. This project is to use these sediments ...


11. Erosion History and Sediment Provenance of East Antarctica from Multi-method Detrital Geo- and Thermochronology - NSF-ANT08-38722 [NSF-ANT08-38722]
Much of the inventory of East Antarctic bedrock geochronology, as well as a record of its erosional history, is preserved in Cenozoic sediments around its margin. This project is to use these sediments ...


12. Exploring the Significance of Na-Alkaline Magmatism in Subduction Systems, a Case Study From the Ross Orogen, Antarctica [NSF-ANT10-43152]
Magmas generated during subduction of oceanic lithosphere beneath active continental margins typically have a calc-alkaline chemistry. However, igneous rocks with signatures usually associated with ...


13. Lake Vida Uranium/Thorium Dates [LAKE_VIDA_U-TH]
These are uranium-thorium dates of lacustrine carbonates that help to determine the age of ancient lake deposits at Lake Vida and, when compared to radiocarbon ages, yield information ...


14. Stratigraphic, structural and geochronological data for the Beardmore Group, central Transantarctic Mountains [SMU_GEOL_BEARDMORE]
Geologic field data were collected in the central Transantarctic Mountains in order to study the stratigraphic history, structural geometry, and tectonic history of siliciclastic units ...


15. Zircon Hf Isotopes and the Continental Evolution of Dronning Maud Land, East Antarctica [NSF-ANT11-42156]
Geochemical studies of single mineral grains in rocks can be probed to reconstruct the history of our planet. The mineral zircon (ZrSiO4) is of unique importance in that respect because of its reliability ...


16. Cambro-Ordovician orogenic magmatism in Northern Victoria Land [ghezzo_cambro_ordovician_magmatism]
The Transantarctic Mountains expose the uplifted roots of the Ross- Delamerian orogenic system, that was active on the East Antarctic- Australia craton margin during Cambrian-Ordovician time. Granitoid ...


17. Climate: Long-Range Investigation, Mapping, and Prediction (CLIMAP) 18,000 Years Before Present (18k bp) Sediment Data Files [FE00126_First]
The CLIMAP (Climate: Long-range Investigation, Mapping, and Prediction) Project was funded by the National Science Foundation as part of the International Decade of Ocean Exploration (IDOE) Program. ...


18. Crystalline rocks of the Antarctic Peninsula [dlb_APgeothermochron]
This dataset consists of: (1) a suite of crystalline rocks (primarily granitoids & quartzites, with subordinate gneisses, schists, volcanic rocks, and mafic intrusive rocks) collected from the Antarctic ...


19. Digital Bedrock Geology of Vermont [GEO_BDRX_DIG]
The digital bedrock maps include outcrop location, lithology, mineralogy, and structure data with orientation of planar and linear features. Faults, folds, and ...


20. Geochemical and geochronological data from Fosdick Mountains, Marie Byrd Land [ANT_0734505_MBL_FosdickMtns]
The data set includes geochemical and geochronological results of selected rock samples from the Ford Ranges, Marie Byrd Land. Samples analyzed are predominantly plutonic rocks within the Fosdick ...


21. Geologic map of the national parks in the National Capital region, Washington, D.C., Virginia, Maryland, and West Virginia (USGS_OFR_2005_1331) [USGS_OFR_2005_1331_NCR_1.0 Online]
More than 51,000 acres within the National Capital Region (NCR) are administered by the National Park Service (NPS). These parks consist of parkways, trails, statues, monuments, memorials, historic ...


22. Glacial geology of Northern and Central Victoria Land and Marie Byrd Land [NL_ANTARCTIC_GLACIAL_GEOLOGY]
Separate regions within the Transantarctic Mountains, the uplifted flank of the West Antarctic rift system, appear to have distinct Neogene histories of glaciation and valley downcutting. Incision ...


23. Hf isotopic compositions of the Napier Complex, Antarctica [Napier_Cmplx_Hf_isotopes_1]
The geochemical community is now assessing the evidence for the origin of the earliest crust and depletion of the Archean mantle through a variety of methods, including documentation of ...


24. Paleomagnetic Directions and Pole Positions in Russia from the World Data Center for Solid Earth Physics, Moscow [DCBPD21PP]
These data sets are the regularly published summaries of paleomagnetic determinations carried out in the territory of the USSR for the period from 1958 to 1989. The tabular data are based on the determinations ...


25. Radiocarbon age of organic carbon bound in diatom frustules [Diatom_bound_organic_C_14C_age]
This data set is comprised of radiocarbon ages derived from organic carbon that is bound in diatom frustules found in sediment cores from the Southern Ocean. The sediments were analyzed ...


26. Radiocarbon ages of sterols and of total organic carbon from Weddell Sea and Gerlache Strait sediments [Seds_14C_compound_classes_TOC]
Sterols in a core from the Schollaert Drift, Gerlache Strait, Antarctica can be used successfully to determine the ages of sediment horizons. It has, however, not been possible to extend ...


27. Sample of SEDIMENTARY rock collected during the 1985-91 ItaliAntarctic expedition from one locality reported and not reported on the sheets of the UGGS [TER_SEDIMENTARY]
This data base includes field, petrographycal, geochemical and geochronological data of metamorphic rocks which were sampled in Victoria Land during six italian antarctic expeditions in the period ...


28. Samples of INTRUSIVE Rocks Collected During the 1985-91 ItaliAntarctic Expedition from Localities Reported and Not Reported on the Sheets of the UGGS [TER_INTRUSIVE]
This data base includes field, petrographycal, geochemical and geochronological data of metamorphic rocks which were sampled in Victoria Land during six italian antarctic expeditions in the period ...


29. Samples of METAMORPHIC Rocks Collected Curing the 1985-91 Italian Antarctic Expeditions from Localities Reported and Not Reported on the Sheets of the UGGS [TER_METAMORPHIC]
This data base includes field, petrographycal, geochemical and geochronological data of metamorphic rocks which were sampled in Victoria Land during six italian antarctic expeditions in the period ...


30. Sensitive High Resolution Ion Microprobe (SHRIMP) U-Pb zircon age data from central Transantarctic Mountains basement [CTM_SHRIMP_2000]
SHRIMP U-Pb analyses of detrital zircon from 10 samples of sandstone from the Beardmore and Byrd groups (central Transantarctic Mts.), Patuxent Formation (Pensacola Mts.), and Koettlitz ...


31. AFI 01/27_01 - Dyke intrusions as tracers of continental break-up processes - Rock samples collected in Dronning Maud Land in 2000/2001 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00250]
The style and volume of magmatism varies between margins from large volume flood basalts such as the Parana or Deccan provinces to less volumetric margins such as the southern part of the South Atlantic. ...


32. AFI 01/27_02 - Dyke intrusions as tracers of continental break-up processes - Ar-Ar dating, field data and selected geochemical analysis data of rock samples collected in Dronning Maud Land in 2000/2001 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00251]
The style and volume of magmatism varies between margins from large volume flood basalts such as the Parana or Deccan provinces to less volumetric margins such as the southern part of the South Atlantic. ...


33. BAS Geological Data - Overview [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00048]   CHILD METADATA
The British Antarctic Survey holds one of the most extensive collections of Antarctic rocks and fossils anywhere in the world. These are predominately from the Antarctic Peninsula region and Scotia ...


34. US Joint Global Ocean Flux Study (JGOFS) sediment samples [AESOPS_ANDERSON_9530379SED]
This data set contains concentrations of naturally-occurring radionuclides (U-238, U-234, Th-230, Th-232, Pa-231 and Be-10) in marine sediments. Concentrations of U-series ...


35. Geochemistry of Vestfjella flood basalts [AVL_DML-BAS]
Data set includes field observations (structures, lithology, stratigraphy, strike, dip), petrographic descriptions, and geochemical (XRF, ICP-MS) and isotopic (Sr, Nd, Pb, Hf) analyses of various ...


36. Radiocarbon ages of individual fatty acids from Ross Sea sediments [Ross_Sea_seds_14C_fatty_acids]
The researchers have measured the radiocarbon contents of individual solvent-extractable short-chain (C14, C16, and C18) fatty acids isolated from Ross Sea surface sediments. The corresponding ...


37. ANDRILL Program - MIS and SMS Project Outcomes [ANDRILL_Program_McMurdo_Sound_Portfolio]
The ANDRILL Program is a multinational collaboration between the Antarctic programs of Germany, Italy, New Zealand and the United States to investigate the climate and tectonic history of Antarctica ...


38. Crystallization and cooling ages on Ross basement rocks [JPE_Ross]
This data set consists of zircon U-Pb and Argon 40/39 geochronological data on amphiboles and mica from basement granitoids, volcanics and metamorphic rocks of the Ross orogen.


39. Geochronological data from basement rocks in the Nimrod glacier area [JPE_SWEAT]
This data set consists of geochronological data from basement rocks in the central Transantarctic Mountains (Nimrod Glacier area) that constrain deformation associated with the Ross orogeny. For ...


40. Low temperature thermochronology data from the Transantarctica Mountains [TAM_Thermochronology]
The Transantarctic Mountains (TAM) represents the uplifted rift flank that defines the geological and morphological boundary between East and West Antarctica. The southernmost large outlet ...


41. Rb-Sr dating of Asgard Formation rocks from the Lower Wright Valley and Victoria Valley to determine the age of the oldest basement rocks in the Ross Dependency [K231_1985_1986_NZ_1]
A programme was conducted to determine the age of the oldest basement rocks in the Ross Dependency. The Asgard Formation in the Dry Valleys is a series of metamorphosed sedimentary rocks that form ...


42. Rock Samples for Cosmogenic Dating from the Darwin Glacier area [K056_2006_2007_NZ]   PARENT METADATA
Rocks were Collection of rock samples from the Darwin glacier area for cosmogenic dating and the data tables contain technical data required for cosmogenic dating analysis.


43. Rock samples for fission track dating from several locations along the Victoria Land coast, used to obtain rates of uplift and vertical movement of the Transantarctic Mountains [K043_1983_1986_NZ_1]
The study of mountain uplift using fission-track dating techniques requires sampling at regular intervals over significant elevation ranges in order to gain information representing the greatest possible ...


44. The Dry Valleys Drilling Project [Dry_Valley_Drilling_Project]
The Dry Valleys Drilling Project (DVDP) was predominately an international project between scientists from New Zealand, the US, and Japan, which drilled 14 holes in the Dry Valleys of Antarctica (especially ...


45. The Marshall Valley Drilling Project [K021_1985_1986_NZ_1]
Three bore holes were drilled in the Marshall Valley approximately 1km apart to determine the Quaternary glacial stratigraphy of the area. The first hole was 24.52m in depth, the second was 31.92m ...


46. The distribution of intrusive plutonic igneous rocks at Reeves Bluff and the Western Worcester Ranges by geological mapping and geochemical and geochronological analysis of samples [K062_2001_2002_NZ_1]
The relationship between the processes of metamorphism, magmatism and deformation that took place during the Ross Orogeny has been investigated. Previous work has established that the relationship ...


47. The pre-Devonian structural and metamorphic history of the basement in the Victoria and Wright Valleys [K042_1984_1985_NZ_1]
The pre-Devonian structural and metamorphic history of the basement in the Victoria and Wright Valleys, with emphasis on the depth of burial and amount of uplift prior to Beacon sedimentation, was ...


48. The stratigraphy and magnetostratigraphy of surface and subsurface late Cenozoic Ross Sea drift from drill cores taken in the eastern Taylor Valley [K010_1980_1983_NZ_1]
In the 1980/81 and 1982/83 Antarctic field seasons, drilling and mapping were undertaken as part of a programme in the eastern Taylor Valley to investigate the late Cenozoic glacial history of the ...


49. A survey of the Miers and Marshall Valley and Walcott Bay area for dating the formation of the major landforms [K009_1975_1976_NZ_2]   PARENT METADATA
A few days were spent in the Miers Valley to collect samples of gypsum for geochemical analyses. Surprisingly carbonate "biscuit" similar to that found in the Taylor Valley were found. Thus, we noted ...


50. Age determination of the detrital zircon component of crustal slices of Ross Orogen from the Skelton Glacier and Royal Society Ranges areas [K062_2003_2004_NZ_1]
It is suggested that the Ross Orogeny is composed of a wide variety of crustal slices that are exotic to their present location and were accreted to the East Antarctic craton during the lower paleozoic ...


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