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Methyl Chloride Measurements from the Siple Dome A Deep Core, Antarctica

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Entry ID

NSIDC-0356

Summary

This data set is an analysis of methyl chloride concentration measured in air extracted from ice core samples from the Siple Dome A deep core in West Antarctica. In total, forty six (46) ice samples, approximately 10-15 cm in length, were analyzed in this study. Data are available in Microsoft Excel format and are available via FTP.

Geographic Coverage

 

Spatial Coordinates:
N: -81.66°     S: -81.66°     E: -148.82°     W: -148.82°    

Data Set Citation

Dataset Creator: Eric Saltzman
Dataset Title: Methyl Chloride Measurements from the Siple Dome A Deep Core, Antarctica
Dataset Release Date: 2008-10-22
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Online Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/nsidc-0356.html
Dataset DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.7265/N56W9807

Temporal Coverage

Start Date: 2004-11-01
Stop Date: 2007-05-31

Science Keywords

  • Cryosphere Snow/Ice
  • Cryosphere Snow/Ice Snow/Ice Chemistry
  • Terrestrial Hydrosphere Snow/Ice
  • Terrestrial Hydrosphere Snow/Ice Snow/Ice Chemistry

Ancillary Keywords

  • Antarctic
  • Antarctica
  • Antarctic Ice Sheet
  • Ice Core
  • Ice Core Chemistry
  • Ice Core Data
  • Ice Core Gas Records
  • Ice Cores
  • Siple Dome
  • West Antarctica
  • West Antarctic Ice Sheet

ISO Topic Category (View Definitions)

  • Climatology/Meteorology/Atmosphere

Instrument

  • GAS CHROMATOGRAPHS

Data Set Progress

complete

Originating Center

AGDC

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

Distribution

Distribution Media: FTP
Distribution Size: 31 KB
Distribution Format: Microsoft Excel

Personnel

Eric Saltzman
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 1 949 824-3936
Fax: 1 949 824-3874
Email: esaltzma@uci.edu
Contact Address:

  • University of California, Irvine
  • Department of Earth System Science
  • Department of Earth System Science
  • University of California, Irvine

City: Irvine
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 92697-3100
Country: USA

Murat Aydin
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 1 949 824-6174 x5540
Email: maydin@uci.edu
Contact Address:

  • University of California, Irvine
  • Earth System Science
  • University of California, Irvine
  • Earth System Science

City: Irvine
Province or State: C
Postal Code: 92697-3100
Country: USA

Margaret Williams
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Contact Address:

  • University of California, Irvine
  • Department of Earth System Science
  • 3325 Croul Hall
  • Department of Earth System Science
  • University of California, Irvine

City: Irvine
Province or State: California
Postal Code: 92697
Country: USA

NSIDC User Services
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
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

Related URL

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AGDC Web site

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Antarctic Glaciological Data Center web pages

Reference

Saltzman, E.S., M.Aydin, M.B. Williams, K.R. Verhulst, and B. Gun, Methyl chloride in a deep ice core from Siple Dome, West Antarctica, Geophys. Res. Lett., submitted.

Metadata Name and Version

Metadata Name: CEOS IDN DIF
Metadata Version: 9.7

Creation and Review Dates

DIF Creation Date: 2008-10-22
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-03-18

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