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authors and credits
D.D. Blankenship, Institute for Geophysics, University of Texas at Austin
D.L. Morse, Institute for Geophysics, University of Texas at Austin
C.A. Finn, U.S. Geological Survey, Denver, Colorado
R.E. Bell, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University
M.E. Peters, Institute for Geophysics, University of Texas at Austin
S.D. Kempf, Institute for Geophysics, University of Texas at Austin
S.M. Hodge, U.S. Geological Survey, Tacoma, Washington
M. Studinger, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University
J.C. Behrendt, U.S. Geological Survey, Denver, Colorado and Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research, University of Colorado at Boulder
J.M. Brozena, Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, D.C.
When you use these data in a published paper or public presentation, please cite the following publication:
Blankenship, D.D., D.L. Morse, C.A. Finn, R.E. Bell, M.E. Peters, S.D. Kempf, S.M. Hodge, M. Studinger, J.C. Behrendt, and J.M. Brozena. 2001. Geologic controls on the initiation of rapid basal motion for West Antarctic ice streams: A geophysical perspective including new airborne radar sounding and laser altimetry results. The West Antarctic Ice Sheet: Behavior and Environment. Antarctic Research Series 77: 105-121. http://dx.doi.org/10.7265/N5WW7FKC.
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"Data provided by the Antarctic Glaciological Data Center (AGDC) at the National Snow and Ice Data Center, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO."
Whenever you use data distributed by AGDC, please send us one reprint of your paper. Also, please notify us when you transmit our data to other researchers so that we can track data use.
If you have any questions about data citations or our reprint request, please contact NSIDC User Services.