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Into the Arctic -- Information and Educational Activities for Studying Climate
Entry ID: ARCSS069

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Summary
Abstract: 'Into the Arctic' contains educational materials about climate and climate history in the Arctic that use real data and questions from the Greenland Ice Sheet Project Two (GISP2). Beginning in 1993, scientists from all over the world participated in the GISP2 project to drill through 3,000 meters of ice in Greenland, and discovered a history of the world's climate. Inspired by the research ... View entire text
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Description: access to CD-ROM order form
Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: David L. McGinnis, Rachel Hauser, J. Gellhorn, Scott Elias, and B. Burnett
Dataset Title: Into the Arctic -- Information and Educational Activities for Studying Climate
Dataset Release Date: 1999-01-01
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, CO U.S.A.
Dataset Publisher: National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC)
Online Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/arcss069.html
Use Constraints Please acknowledge the originators of the data set.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
National Snow and Ice Data Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org

Data Center Personnel
Name: NSIDC USER SERVICES
Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Fax: +1 (303) 492-2468
Email: nsidc at nsidc.org
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
CIRES, 449 UCB
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
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Distribution
Distribution Media: CD-ROM
Fees: None
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: +1 (319) 335-2588
Fax: +1 (319) 335-2725
Email: david-mcginnis at uiowa.edu
Contact Address:
Department of Geography
University of Iowa
City: Iowa City
Province or State: IA
Postal Code: 52242
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Publications/References
Alley, R.B. 1995. Resolved: The Arctic controls global climate change, Marginal ice zones and continental shelves coastal and estuarine studies. Arctic Oceanography 49:263-283.

Alley, R.B., D. Meese, C.A. Shuman, A.J. Gow, K. Taylor, M. Ram, E.D. Waddington and P.A. Mayewski. 1993. Abrupt increase in Greenland snow accumulation at the end of the Younger Dryas event. Nature 362:527-529.

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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-05-11

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