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Law Dome Ice Cores Chemistry Data

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Entry ID

NSIDC-0245

Summary

This data set includes CO2 and CH4 records derived from three ice cores obtained at Law Dome, East Antarctica, from 1987 to 1993. Law Dome is a medium size, approximately circular, (200 km dia., 1390 m high) ice sheet situated at the edge of the main East Antarctic ice sheet. The data in this set include cores drilled between 1987 and 1993 to a depth of 1199.6.

Location Keywords

  • CONTINENT ANTARCTICA
  • GEOGRAPHIC REGION POLAR

Science Keywords

  • Paleoclimate Ice Core Records
  • Paleoclimate Ice Core Records Carbon Dioxide
  • Paleoclimate Ice Core Records Ice Core Air Bubbles
  • Paleoclimate Ice Core Records Methane

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

David Etheridge
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Contact Address:

  • Australian Antarctic Research
  • Div of Atmospheric Research

Country: Australia

J M Barnola
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Contact Address:

  • Laboratoire de Glaciologie et Geophysique de l’ Environnement

City: Grenoble
Country: France

Vin Morgan
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Contact Address:

  • Australian Antarctic Research

Country: Australia

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

Metadata Views

DIF Text-Only

Directory Interchange Format (DIF) in plain text

DIF XML

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FGDC HTML

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ISO HTML

International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 19115:2003 Geographic Information Metadata

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