WAIS Divide Biological Data from J. Priscu and C. Foreman, Montana State University
Entry ID: Paleo_Records_of_Biotic_and_Abiotic_Particles_in_Polar_Ice_Cores

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Abstract: Data from J. Priscu and C. Foreman, Montana State University. WAIS Divide core (WDC05Q, Stick D). Ice core samples were decontaminated following (Christner et al., 2005 Icarus, 174: 572-584) and handled in a class 100 environmental chamber. Meltwater was pre-filtered (30um) and gently sonicated prior to staining biotic particles with 5uM SYTO 60 (Invitrogen) for 5 min. Counts of biotic and ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -79.47   S: -79.47   E: -111.2   W: -111.2
Max Altitude: 1806.55 M
Min Depth: 0 M Max Depth: 130 M

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West Antarctic Ice Sheet Ice Core, University of New Hampshire Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.waisdivide.unh.edu
Dataset ID: WAIS Divide Biological Data_Priscu

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Email: jpriscu at montana.edu
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Christner et al., 2005 Icarus, 174: 572-584

Christner et al., 2006 Limnology and Oceanography, 51(6): 2485-2501.
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DIF Creation Date: 2008-09-02
Last DIF Revision Date: 2010-07-09
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