Entry_ID: NSIDC-0541
Entry_Title: Allan Hills Stable Water Isotopes
Group: Data_Set_Citation
   Dataset_Creator: Kurbatov, A. V., N. Spaulding, P. A. Mayewski, and D. Introne. 
   Dataset_Title: Allan Hills Stable Water Isotopes
   Dataset_Release_Date: 2013-10-24
   Dataset_Release_Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
   Dataset_Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
   Online_Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/nsidc-0541.html
   Dataset DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.7265/N5NP22DF
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Group: Personnel
   Role: Technical Contact
   First_Name: NSIDC
   Last_Name: User Services
   Email: nsidc@nsidc.org
   Phone: 1 303 492-6199 x
   Fax: 1 303  492-2468 x
   Group: Contact_Address
      Address: National Snow and Ice Data Center
      Address: CIRES, 449 UCB
      Address: University of Colorado
      City: Boulder
      Province_or_State: CO
      Postal_Code: 80309-0449
      Country: USA
   End_Group
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Group: Personnel
   Role: Investigator
   First_Name: Andrei
   Middle_Name: V.
   Last_Name: Kurbatov
   Email: akurbatov@maine.edu
   Phone: 1 207 581-2840 
   Fax: 1 207  581-1203 
   Group: Contact_Address
      Address: Climate Change Institute
      Address: University of Maine
      Address: 303 Bryand Global Science Building
      City: Orono
      Province_or_State: ME
      Postal_Code: 04469
      Country: USA
   End_Group
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Group: Personnel
   Role: Investigator
   First_Name: Andrei
   Middle_Name: V.
   Last_Name: Kurbatov
   Email: akurbatov@maine.edu
   Phone: 1 207 581-2840 
   Fax: 1 207  581-1203 
   Group: Contact_Address
      Address: Climate Change Institute
      Address: University of Maine
      Address: 303 Bryand Global Science Building
      City: Orono
      Province_or_State: ME
      Postal_Code: 04469
      Country: USA
   End_Group
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Group: Personnel
   Role: Investigator
   First_Name: Nicole
   Last_Name: Spaulding
   Group: Contact_Address
      Address: University of Maine
      Address: Climate Change Insitute
      Address: 303 Bryand Global Science Building

      City: Orono
      Province_or_State: Maine
      Postal_Code: 04469
      Country: USA
   End_Group
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Group: Personnel
   Role: Investigator
   First_Name: Paul
   Middle_Name: A.
   Last_Name: Mayewski
   Email: paul.mayewski@maine.edu
   Email: climatechange@maine.edu
   Phone: 1 207 581-3019 x
   Group: Contact_Address
      Address: Climate Change Institute
      Address: Department of Earth Sciences
      Address: University of Maine
      City: Orono
      Province_or_State: ME
      Postal_Code: 04469
      Country: USA
   End_Group
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Group: Personnel
   Role: Investigator
   First_Name: Douglas
   Last_Name: Introne
   Group: Contact_Address
      Address: University of Maine
      Address: Climate Change Institute
      Address: 303 Bryand Global Science Building
      City: Orono
      Province_or_State: ME
      Postal_Code: 04469
      Country: USA
   End_Group
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Group: Parameters
   Category: EARTH SCIENCE
   Topic: Cryosphere
   Term: Snow/Ice
   Variable_Level_1: Ice Depth/Thickness
   Detailed_Variable: Depth
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Group: Parameters
   Category: EARTH SCIENCE
   Topic: Cryosphere
   Term: Snow/Ice
   Variable_Level_1: Ice Depth/Thickness
   Detailed_Variable: Depth
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Group: Parameters
   Category: EARTH SCIENCE
   Topic: Paleoclimate
   Term: Land Records
   Variable_Level_1: Isotopes
   Detailed_Variable: Deuterium Isotope Concentrations
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Group: Parameters
   Category: EARTH SCIENCE
   Topic: Paleoclimate
   Term: Land Records
   Variable_Level_1: Isotopes
   Detailed_Variable: Oxygen Isotope Concentrations
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ISO_Topic_Category: Climatology/Meteorology/Atmosphere
Keyword: Deuterium Isotopes
Keyword: Oxygen Isotopes
Sensor_Name: MASS SPECTROMETERS
Source_Name: GROUND-BASED OBSERVATIONS
Source_Name: LABORATORY
Group: Temporal_Coverage
   Start_Date: 2009-01-01
   Stop_Date: 2011-12-31
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Group: Paleo_Temporal_Coverage
   Paleo_Start_Date: 90,000 ybp 
   Paleo_Stop_Date: 250,000 ybp
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Data_Set_Progress: complete
Group: Spatial_Coverage
   Southernmost_Latitude: -76.83
   Northernmost_Latitude: -75.67
   Westernmost_Longitude: 159
   Easternmost_Longitude: 159.25
   Minimum_Depth: 5 centimeters
   Maximum_Depth: 10 centimeters
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Group: Location
   Location_Category: CONTINENT
   Location_Type: ANTARCTICA
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Group: Data_Resolution
   Vertical_Resolution: 5 to 10
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Group: Data_Resolution
   Vertical_Resolution: 225
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Project: NSF/OPP > Division of Polar Programs, Antarctic Research, Glaciology
Data_Set_Language: English
Group: Data_Center
   Data_Center_Name: NSIDC > National Snow and Ice Data Center
   Data_Center_URL: http://nsidc.org
   Group: Personnel
      Role: Data Center Contact
      First_Name: NSIDC
      Last_Name: User Services
      Email: nsidc@nsidc.org
      Phone: 1 303 492-6199 
      Fax: 1 303  492-2468 
      Group: Contact_Address
         Address: National Snow and Ice Data Center
         Address: CIRES, 449 UCB
         Address: University of Colorado
         City: Boulder
         Province_or_State: CO
         Postal_Code: 80309-0449
         Country: USA
      End_Group
   End_Group
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Group: Data_Center
   Data_Center_Name: AGDC > Antarctic Glaciological Data Center
   Data_Center_URL: http://nsidc.org/agdc/
   Group: Personnel
      Role: Data Center Contact
      First_Name: AGDC
      Last_Name: User Services
      Email: nsidc@nsidc.org
      Phone: 1 303 492-6199 x
      Fax: 1 303  492-2468 x
      Group: Contact_Address
         Address: National Snow and Ice Data Center
         Address: CIRES, 449 UCB
         Address: University of Colorado
         City: Boulder
         Province_or_State: CO
         Postal_Code: 80309-0449
         Country: USA
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   End_Group
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Group: Distribution
   Distribution_Media: FTP
   Distribution_Size: 51 KB
   Distribution_Format: ASCII Text (.txt)
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Group: Summary

   This data set includes stable water isotope values at 10 m resolution along an 
   approximately 5 km transect  through the main icefield of the Allan Hills Blue 
   Ice Area, and at 15 cm within a 225 m core drilled at the midpoint of the 
   transect.

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Metadata_Name: CEOS IDN DIF
Metadata_Version: 9.7
DIF_Creation_Date: 2013-10-24
Last_DIF_Revision_Date: 2013-10-24
DIF_Revision_History: Corrected West Longitude from "W" to "E" in Spatial Coverage bounding box.