WAIS Divide Snowpit Chemical and Isotope Measurements, Antarctica
This dataset includes major ion, trace element, microparticle and oxygen isotope (δ18O) data for a snowpit dug and sampled in December 2008 near 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.
The following example shows how to cite the use of this data set in a publication. For more information, see our Use and Copyright Web page.
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.