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	            This dataset includes major ion, trace element, microparticle and oxygen 
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	            the West Antarctic Ice Sheet (WAIS) Divide ice core site. The pit was dug 
	            approximately 4 km upwind from the drilling arch in the clean air sector of 
	            camp. Sampling was done using trace element clean techniques and all depths 
	            are in water equivalents. 

Data are available via FTP in ASCII text (.txt) 
	            format.
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	         gmd:Credit:  Kreutz, K., and B. Koffman.. 2011. WAIS Divide Snowpit Chemical and Isotope Measurements, Antarctica. [indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA: National Snow and Ice Data Center. http://dx.doi.org/10.7265/N5SJ1HHN. 
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