This data set contains measurments from co-registered samples from a horizontal trench in the Mt. Moulton Blue Ice Area (BIA) in Antarctica. All 3795 co-registered samples were analyzed for their soluble major anion content by Ion Chromatography (IC) and for trace elements by inductively coupled plasma sector field mass spectrometry . The data are available via FTP in Microsoft Excel format (.xls) and Microsoft Word document (.doc).
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Data Set Citation
Mt. Moulton Ice Trench Mass Spectrometry, Antarctica
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Dataset Release Place:
Boulder, Colorado, USA
National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC)
National Snow and Ice Data Center
CIRES, 449 UCB
University of Colorado
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Dunbar, N. W., McIntosh, W. C., and Esser, R. P. (2008). Physical setting and tephrochronology of the summit caldera ice record at Mount Moulton, West Antarctica. Geological Society of America Bulletin 120, 796-812. Korotkikh, E., Mayewski, P. A., Handley, M., Introne, D., Sneed, S., Kurbatov, A., Dunbar, N. and McIntosh, W., in review, The last interglacial in West Antarctica.