When scientists talk about the cryosphere, they mean the places on Earth where water is in its solid form, frozen into ice or snow. Read more ...
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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.
N: -73.7, S: -82.8, E: -1.6, W: -54.9
2007-10-19 to 2009-09-21
Glaciers/Ice Sheets > Ablation Zones/Accumulation Zones