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Data Set ID:
NSIDC-0536

West Antarctica Ice Core and Climate Model Data, Version 1

This data set includes ice core water isotope data from Antarctic ice cores covering the last 200 to 2000 years.

Geographic Coverage

Spatial Coverage:
  • N: -65, S: -90, E: 180, W: -180

Spatial Resolution: Not Specified
Temporal Coverage: Not specified
Temporal Resolution: Not specified
Parameter(s):
  • Ice Core Records > Isotopes > Ice Core
  • Ocean/Lake Records > Oxygen Isotopes
Platform(s) GROUND-BASED OBSERVATIONS
Sensor(s): CORING DEVICES
Data Format(s):
  • ASCII Text
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): Steig, E. J.

Data Citation

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

Steig, E. J. 2013. West Antarctica Ice Core and Climate Model Data, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.7265/N5QJ7F8B. [Date Accessed].

Literature Citation

As a condition of using these data, we request that you acknowledge the author(s) of this data set by referencing the following peer-reviewed publication.

  • Steig, E. J. et al. 2013. Recent Climate and Ice-sheet Change in West Antarctica Compared to the Past 2000 Years, Nature Geoscience. . . http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/NGEO1778