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


2. Central Scotia Seafloor and the Drake Passage Deep Ocean Current Gateway [NSF-ANT06-36850]
This project studies the opening of the Drake Passage between South America and Antarctica through a combined marine geophysical survey and geochemical study of dredged ocean floor basalts. Dating ...


3. Collaborative Research: Polyphase Orogenesis and Crustal Differentiation in West Antarctica [NSF-ANT09-44615]
Intellectual Merit: The northern Ford ranges in Marie Byrd Land, Antarctica, record events and processes that transformed a voluminous succession of Lower Paleozoic turbidites intruded by calc-alkaline ...


4. Orbital Spectral Mapping of Surface Compositions in the Antarctic Dry Valleys [NSF-ANT07-39702]
This project uses Aster and Hyperion remote sensing data combined with field observations and laboratory analysis to map soils in the McMurdo Dry Valleys of Antarctica. The goal is to use mineral ...


5. Age and Composition of the East Antarctic Shield [0944645]
We completed a field season in Antarctica in 2010-11 with a 5-person field party. Ten sampling sites along the Transantarctic Mountains from the Convoy Range to Hatcher Bluffs were visited by helicopter ...


6. Beryllium in Antarctic Ultrahigh-Temperature Granulite-Facies Rocks and its Role in Partial Melting of the Lower Continental Crust [grew_OPP0087235]
Text: Geologic evolution of the Napier Complex began in the Early Archean (3800 Ma) prior to a regional ultrahigh temperature metamorphic event (up to 7-11 kbar, 1050-1120 degrees C) sometime ...


7. 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 ...


8. 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 ...


9. Development of the Rapid Access Ice Drill: Phase 1 Design [RAID_Phase_1]
We completed a detailed engineering design for a new mobile drilling platform for future use on the ice sheets of Antarctica. Based on a competitive bidding process, a search for an engineering design ...


10. 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 ...


11. 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 ...


12. Geologic data on glacial materials from the Wilkes margin, Antarctica [Goodge_0337858]
Petrologic, geochemical and geochronological data on glaciomarine sediments from the Wilkes Land margin of Antarctica. Materials studied include dredge clasts collected on cruise NBP01-01 (obtained ...


13. Interregional correlations for the Ross Orogen in the Ross Sea/Ross Ice Shelf sector of the Transantarctic Mountains: implications for the tectonic evolution of the palaeo-Pacific Antarctic margin of Gondwana (INTERTAM) [ftalarico_intertam]
Rocks of the Ross Orogen of the Transantarctic Mountains (TAM) are generally interpreted to have evolved during a Neoproterozoic-early Paleozoic cycle of deposition and thermotectonic phases, spanning ...


14. Samples of HYPOABYSSAL Rocks Collected during the 1985-91 ItaliAntarctic Expedition from Localities Included on the Sheets of the UGGS [TER_HYPOABYSSAL]
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 ...


15. 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 ...


16. Samples of VOLCANIC Rocks Collected during the 1985-91 ItaliAntarctic Expedition from Localities Reported not Reported on the Sheets of the UGGS [TER_VOLCANIC]
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 ...


17. The intrusive magmatism of the Ross Orogeny, Victoria Land, Antarctica [rocchi_magmatism_ross_orogeny]
The Transantarctic Mountains are the uplifted roots of the Ross-Delamerian orogen, that was active on the East Antarctic-Australia craton margin during Cambrian-Ordovician time. Magmas of mantle, ...


18. 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. ...


19. 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. ...


20. AFI 02/36_01 - Geochemical Tracing of Pacific-to-Atlantic Mantle Flow through the Drake Passage/Scotia Sea Gateway - Dredge sampling information from the Scotia Sea collected in February and March 2004 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00277]
The target area was along the eastern segments of the West Scotia Ridge, an ocean spreading centre which stopped spreading about 10 million years ago. The spreading centre has high topographic relief ...


21. AFI 02/36_02 - Geochemical Tracing of Pacific-to-Atlantic Mantle Flow through the Drake Passage/Scotia Sea Gateway - Rock samples collected by dredging in the Scotia Sea, February and March 2004 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00276]
Sampling was undertaken within the West Scotia Sea in an attempt to identify the boundary between the Pacific and Bouvet mantle domains and so understand, quantify and document the flow of mantle ...


22. AFI 02/36_04 - Geochemical Tracing of Pacific-to-Atlantic Mantle Flow through the Drake Passage/Scotia Sea Gateway - Geochemical analysis of rock samples collected by dredging in the Scotia Sea, February and March 2004 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00279]
The initial aim of this project was to carry out a higher resolution geochemical study of mantle flow using existing samples. This confirmed flow from the Bouvet domain into the East Scotia Sea and ...


23. 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 ...


24. Collaborative Research: Testing the Hypothesis that Bigger Magma Chambers Crystallize Faster [USAP-1543313_1]
The solidified remnants of large magma bodies within the continental crust hold the key to understanding the chemical and physical evolution of volcanic provinces through time. These deposits also ...


25. Ferropicrite mineral chemical analyses (ion microprobe) [FINNARP07_DIKES_MINERALCHEMISTRY]
Mineral chemical data (ion microprobe) for Karoo ferropicrites, meimechites and related dike rocks (western Dronning Maud Land) related to the PhD thesis of Jussi Heinonen. Analyses performed at the ...


26. 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 ...


27. Karoo dike isotopic analyses (ICP-MS & TIMS), western Dronning Maud Land [FINNARP07_DIKES_ISOTOPES]
Isotopic whole-rock data (ICP-MS and TIMS) for ferropicrite, meimechite and basalt dike rocks from western Dronning Maud Land. Analyses performed at the Department of Terrestrial Magnetism, Carnegie ...


28. Whole-rock geochemical data (XRF and ICP-MS) for dike rocks collected during 2007-2008 from the Vestfjella mountain range (western Dronning Maud Land) [FINNARP07_GEOLOGIC_FIELD_OBSERVATIONS]
Whole-rock geochemical data (XRF and ICP-MS) for dike rocks collected by post-graduate students Jussi Heinonen and Ilona Romu during 2007-2008 expedition at the Vestfjella mountain range (western ...


29. Whole-rock geochemical data (XRF and ICP-MS) for dike rocks collected during 2007-2008 from the Vestfjella mountain range (western Dronning Maud Land) - FINNARP07_DIKES_WHOLE-ROCKDATA [FINNARP07_DIKES_WHOLE-ROCKDATA]
Whole-rock geochemical data (XRF and ICP-MS) for dike rocks collected by post-graduate students Jussi Heinonen and Ilona Romu during FINNARP 2007-2008 expedition at the Vestfjella mountain range (western ...


30. 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 ...


31. Antarctic Rock and Paleontology Collection [0126095]
Collection of Antarctic rocks, paleobotanical specimens, and vertebrate fossils.


32. 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.


33. Earth Update CD-Rom : encyclopedic real-time source for Earth science data, careers, and activities. Written in Macromedia Director for ease of use. [earth_update]
Earth Update is an interactive, real-time display system of Earth images and data designed for Museums and Schools and now available to the general public as a "realtime museum on a disk"! Running ...


34. EarthRef Digital Archive (ERDA) [ERDA]
[Adapted from EarthRef home page, "http://earthref.org/databases/ERDA/main.htm"] The EarthRef Digital Archive (ERDA) contains any type of digital data object associated with the Earth Sciences. Data ...


35. Ferrar Dolerite Upper Taylor Glacier Region [THF_SCSU_Ferrar_Dolerite]
This set of data describes Ferrar Dolerite rock samples collected during the 2002-2003 Antarctic field season from the Upper Taylor Glacier and Convoy Range regions of southern Victoria ...


36. GERM (Geochemical Earth Reference Model) Resevoir Database [GERM]
The GERM (Geochemical Earth Reference Model) Reservoir Database is comprised of a collection geochemical data that was compiled for major Earth and Solar System reservoirs and includes the major element ...


37. 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 ...


38. Geology of the Long Range Inlier, Newfoundland, Canada [Canada_StMarysU_GeoLgRgeInlier]
In northwestern Newfoundland, Proterozoic basement exposed in the Long Range Inlier comprises three lithostratigraphic groupings: (1) a high grade gneiss complex; (2) Grenvillian granitic-charnockitic ...


39. Gunpowder Watershed Clearinghouse Data Products [TU_CSM_GWC]
The Gunpowder Watershed Clearinghouse is supported by the Gunpowder Valley Conservancy (GVC), Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE), and Towson University. It is hoped that this endeavor will ...


40. Mawson Formation, south Victoria Land [Elliot_mawson]
The research in the Allan and Coombs Hills area of south Victoria Land focused on the mode of formation of exceptionally thick tuff-breccia deposits that are part of the Jurassic Ferrar ...


41. Paleomagnetic samples and geological mapping of the basement geology of the Daniels Range and the Rennick Glacier area in North Victoria Land [K017_1981_1982_NZ_1]
A collection of paleomagnetic rock samples including Jurassic volcanics and dolerites, Beacon Supergroup, Devonian-Carboniferous volcanics, Paleozoic Granitoids and Cambrian Volcanics and sediments ...


42. Ridge PetDB: Petrological Database of the Ocean Floor [PETDB]
The Ridge PetDB is a petrological database of igneous rock samples collected on the ocean floor. It is a project funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF), developed and maintained by the Lamont-Doherty ...


43. Soil, relic ice, permafrost, Hart Ash and granite samples from the Lower Victoria Valley, Beacon Valley, near the Meserve Glacier in Wright Valley, and Kennar Valley to determine the deposition of this ice [K047_2004_2006_NZ_1]
Ancient glacial ice that has stagnated and lies buried underneath rock debris has been found in the Beacon Valley and more recently in several other valleys. This ice poses the possibility of obtaining ...


44. The direction of magma flow and behaviour of the magma in the formation of the Ferrar Large Igneous Province 180 million years ago, Pandora Spyre and Terra Cotta Mountain, Victoria Land [K061_2007_2008_NZ_1]
Exposed at Terra Cotta Mountain and Pandora Spyre are vertical bladelike bodies of basaltic rock which cut across older pale colored sedimentary rocks. The pathway the magma took to the earth's surface ...


45. The direction of magma flow in the formation of the Ferrar Large Igneous Province 180 million years ago, Coombs Hills, Victoria Land [K061_2005_2006_NZ_1]
Exposed at Coombs Hills are vertical bladelike bodies of basaltic rock that cut across older white sedimentary rocks and through deposits of a Jurassic volcanic complex (Mawson Formation). The majority ...


46. The direction of magma flow in the formation of the Ferrar Large Igneous Province 180 million years ago, Mt Gran and Terra Cotta Mountain, Victoria Land [K061_2004_2005_NZ_1]
An outcrop of the 'plumbing system' of one of the largest volcanic events known was investigated at Mt Gran and Terra Cotta Mountain (Victoria Land) to determine how magma reached the surface to feed ...


47. 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 ...


48. The geotechnical properties of Ferrar dolerites [K025_1987_1988_NZ_1]
A study of the strength of dolerites in the Dry Valleys region of Antarctica was undertaken in order to define the range of geomechanical properties expressed by these rocks and to examine the relationship ...


49. The physical features and dynamics of Ferrar dolerite dykes and sills within the Allan Hills, Victoria Land [K061_2006_2007_NZ_1]
At Allan Hills, dykes and sills are respectively sub-vertical and sub-horizontal magma bodies of fine textured basaltic rock, remnants of the formation of the Ferrar Large Igneous Province when large ...


50. Volcanogenic and sedimentary deposits at Mt Watters [K042_2000_2001_NZ_1]
Volcanogenic and sedimentary deposits that comprise Mt Watters were mapped and sampled at Allan Hills to determine the nature of the feature and the eruptive event which produced it. Collected data ...


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