Ice thickness and internal layer depth data were collected with a ground-based, ice-penetrating radar study as part of the US International Trans-Antarctic Scientific Expedition (US ITASE) traverse in West Antarctica from 01 November 2001 to 10 January 2003. Longitude, latitude, ice thickness, and depth to a prominent internal reflector were collected at approximately 12 m intervals. Ice thickness values are reported for approximately 90% of the traverse, and internal layer depth values are reported for approximately 80% of the traverse. Data are avaialble in ASCII and JPEG formats via FTP.
Ice Thickness and Internal Layer Depth Along the 2001 and 2002 US ITASE Traverses, Version 1
|Spatial Resolution:||Not Specified|
|Temporal Resolution:||Not specified|
|Sensor(s):||RADAR, RADAR ECHO SOUNDERS|
|Data Contributor(s):||Robert Jacobel|
|Metadata XML:||View Metadata Record|
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.Jacobel, R. and B. Welch. 2005. Ice Thickness and Internal Layer Depth Along the 2001 and 2002 US ITASE Traverses, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.7265/N5R20Z9T. [Date Accessed].