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Dome C Ice Core Chemistry and Depth and Age Scale Data

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Entry ID

NSIDC-0243

Summary

This data set includes isotope and depth age data, and CO2 and CH4 data from the Dome C Antarctica ice core. This core is a 906 meter core that spans approximately 32,000 years. It was a thermally drilled core and was retrieved during the 1977-78 Antarctic field season as part of the International Antarctic Glaciological project.

Location Keywords

  • CONTINENT ANTARCTICA
  • GEOGRAPHIC REGION POLAR

Science Keywords

  • Paleoclimate Ice Core Records Carbon Dioxide
  • Paleoclimate Ice Core Records Ions
  • Paleoclimate Ice Core Records Isotopes
  • Paleoclimate Ice Core Records Nitrous Oxide

Platform

  • GROUND STATIONS

Instrument

  • CORING DEVICES

Data Center

National Snow and Ice Data Center
Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org

Data Center Personnel

Name: NSIDC User Services
Phone: 1 303 492-6199
Fax: 1 303 492-2468
Email: nsidc@nsidc.org
Contact Address:

  • National Snow and Ice Data Center
  • CIRES, 449 UCB
  • University of Colorado

City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA

Antarctic Glaciological Data Center
Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org/agdc/

Data Center Personnel

Name: AGDC User Services
Phone: 1 303 492-6199 x
Fax: 1 303 492-2468 x
Email: nsidc@nsidc.org
Contact Address:

  • National Snow and Ice Data Center
  • CIRES, 449 UCB
  • University of Colorado

City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA

Personnel

D Lal
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Contact Address:

  • Scripps Institution of Oceanography

Country: USA

Claude Lorius
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Contact Address:

  • Laboratoire de Glaciologie et Geophysique de l'Environnement

Country: France

Metadata Name and Version

Metadata Name: CEOS IDN DIF
Metadata Version: 9.7

Creation and Review Dates

DIF Creation Date: 2004-08-26
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-10-10

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