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Data Set ID:
NSIDC-0520

Ice Core Chemistry from the Norwegian-U.S. Scientific Traverse of East Antarctica, IPY 2007-2009, Version 1

This data set consists of sodium (Na) and magnesium (Mg) concentrations versus depth in seven ice cores that were obtained by the Norwegian-U.S. Scientific Traverse of East Antarctica during the International Polar Year (IPY) 2007-2009. Additional glaciochemical analyses and a final depth-age scale will be added as these data become available.

Data are available via FTP.

Geographic Coverage

Data Set Tabs

Spatial Coverage:
  • N: -73.7, S: -82.8, E: -1.6, W: -54.9

Spatial Resolution:
Not Specified
Temporal Coverage
  • 19 October 2007 to 21 September 2009
Temporal Resolution:
Not specified
Parameter(s):
  • Glaciers/Ice Sheets > Ablation Zones/Accumulation Zones
  • Ice Core Records
  • Glaciers/Ice Sheets > Ice Sheets
  • Snow/Ice > Snow/Ice Chemistry
  • Ice Core Records > Volcanic Deposits
Platform(s):
GROUND-BASED OBSERVATIONS, LABORATORY
Sensor(s): FLUOROMETERS, MASS SPECTROMETERS, SPECTROPHOTOMETERS
Data Format(s):
  • Microsoft Excel
Version:
V1
Data Contributor(s): Joseph McConnell

Data Citation

As a condition of using this data, you must cite the use of this data set using the following citation. For more information, see our Use and Copyright Web page.

Joseph R. McConnell 2012. Ice Core Chemistry from the Norwegian-U.S. Scientific Traverse of East Antarctica, IPY 2007-2009, Version 1. [indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center. http://dx.doi.org/10.7265/N5H41PC9. [Date Accessed].
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