GISP2 Oxygen Isotope Data

Federal Geographic Data Committee (FGDC) Metadata:


Identification_Information:
Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator: Grootes, P.M., M. Stuiver
Publication_Date: December 1995
Title: GISP2 Oxygen Isotope Data
Edition:
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form:
Series_Information:
Series_Name: GISP2 Oxygen Isotope Data
Issue_Identification:
Publication_Information:
Publication_Place: Boulder, CO
Publisher: NOAA/NGDC Paleoclimatology Program
Other_Citation_Details:
Online_Linkage: ftp://ftp.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/data/paleo/icecore/greenland/summit/gisp2/isotopes/gispd18o.txt
Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator: Unknown
Publication_Date: 1997
Title: The Greenland Summit Ice Cores CD-ROM
Edition:
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form:
Series_Information:
Series_Name: The Greenland Summit Ice Cores CD-ROM
Issue_Identification:
Publication_Information:
Publication_Place: Boulder, CO
Publisher: World Data Center for Paleoclimatology
Other_Citation_Details:
Online_Linkage: http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/paleo/icecore/greenland/summit/document/gispdata.htm
Description:
Abstract:
This data set contains the Greenland Ice Sheet Project II (GISP2) delta 18O (oxygen isotope) vs. depth as well as age at 2m intervals. NOTE: PLEASE CITE ORIGINAL REFERENCES WHEN USING THIS DATA!
Purpose:
Not Available
Supplemental_Information:
REFERENCE: Grootes, P.M., Stuiver, M., White, J.W.C., Johnsen, S., and Jouzel, J.,1993, Comparison of oxygen isotope records from the GISP2 and GRIP Greenland ice cores. Nature 366:552-554.
Supplemental_Information:
REFERENCE: Meese, D., Alley, R., Gow, T., Grootes, P.M., Mayewski, P., Ram, M., Taylor, K., Waddington, E., and Zielinski, G., 1994, Preliminary depth-age scale of the GISP2 ice core. CRREL Special Report 94-1.
Supplemental_Information:
REFERENCE: Sowers, T., Bender, M., Labeyrie, L., Martinson, D., Jouzel, J., Raynaud, D., Pichon, J.J., and Korotkevich, Y., 1993, 135,000 Year Vostok-SPECMAP common temporal framework. Paleoceanography 8:737-766.
Supplemental_Information:
REFERENCE: Stuiver, M., Grootes, P.M., and Braziunas, T.F., 1995, The GISP2 delta 18O climate record of the past 16,500 years and the role of the sun, ocean, and volcanoes. Quaternary Research, 44, (3) 341-354.
Status:
Progress: Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed
Spatial_Domain:
Description_of_Geographic_Extent:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate: -38.5
East_Bounding_Coordinate: -38.5
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 72.6
South_Bounding_Coordinate: 72.6
Keywords:
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: GCMD SCIENCE PARAMETERS
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: PROJECT
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: ANCILLARY KEYWORDS
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: ISO TOPIC CATEGORY
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > PALEOCLIMATE > ICE CORE RECORDS > ICE CORE AIR BUBBLES
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > PALEOCLIMATE > ICE CORE RECORDS > ISOTOPES > OXYGEN ISOTOPES
Theme_Keyword: GISP2 > GREENLAND ICE SHEET PROJECT II
Theme_Keyword: ESIP > EARTH SCIENCE INFORMATION PARTNERS PROGRAM
Theme_Keyword: D18o
Theme_Keyword: Gisp2
Theme_Keyword: Ice Core
Theme_Keyword: Paleoclimate
Theme_Keyword: CLIMATOLOGY/METEOROLOGY/ATMOSPHERE
Theme_Keyword: GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION
Place:
Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: GCMD
Place_Keyword: CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > GREENLAND
Access_Constraints: Not Available
Use_Constraints:
Not Available
Point_of_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person: PIETER M. GROOTES
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person: MINZE STUIVER
Contact_Position: INVESTIGATOR
Contact_Position: INVESTIGATOR
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: Christian-Albrechts-University
Address: Geolgisch-Palaontologisches Institut
Address: und Museum der Universtat
City: Olshausenstrasse 40-60
State_or_Province: Kiel
Postal_Code: D-24098
Country: Germany
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: Quaternary Isotope Laboratory
Address: University of Washington
Address: Department of Geological Sciences
City: Seattle
State_or_Province: WA
Postal_Code: 98195-1310
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: 49 431 880 389
Contact_Voice_Telephone: (206) 685-1735
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: minze@u.washington.edu
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Data_Quality_Information:
Attribute_Accuracy:
Attribute_Accuracy_Report:
Not Available
Logical_Consistency_Report:
Not Available
Completeness_Report:
Not Available
Lineage:
Process_Step:
Process_Description:
Not Available
Process_Date: Unknown
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Spatial_Reference_Information:
Vertical_Coordinate_System_Definition:
Altitude_System_Definition:
Altitude_Datum_Name: Not Available
Altitude_Resolution: 2482 m
Altitude_Distance_Units: Not Available
Altitude_Encoding_Method: Implicit coordinate
Depth_System_Definition:
Depth_Datum_Name: Not Available
Depth_Resolution: 2482 m
Depth_Distance_Units: Not Available
Depth_Encoding_Method: Implicit coordinate
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Distribution_Information:
Distributor:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization: WDC/PALEOCLIMATOLOGY, BOULDER > World Data Center for Paleoclimatology, Boulder
Contact_Person: WDC/PALEOCLIMATOLOGY, BOULDER
Contact_Position: DATA CENTER CONTACT
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: World Data Center for Paleoclimatology
Address: NOAA/NCDC Code E/GCx3
Address: 325 Broadway
City: Boulder
State_or_Province: CO
Postal_Code: 80303
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: +1 (303) 497-6160
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: +1 (303) 497-6513
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: paleo@noaa.gov
Resource_Description: NGDC_WDCA_PALEO_GISP2_D18O
Distribution_Liability:
Not Available
Standard_Order_Process:
Digital_Form:
Digital_Transfer_Information:
Format_Name: ASCII
Transfer_Size: 26 KB
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/paleo/
Access_Instructions:
DATA CENTER URL
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
ftp://ftp.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/data/paleo/icecore/gre...
Access_Instructions:
Access to GISP2 oxygen isotope data
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/paleo/icecore/greenland/s...
Access_Instructions:
Access to other GISP2 data
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/paleo/icecore/greenland/s...
Access_Instructions:
Information on the Greenland ice core data
Fees: None
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Metadata_Reference_Information:
Metadata_Date:
Metadata_Review_Date: 20060828
Metadata_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person: GENE R. MAJOR
Contact_Position: DIF AUTHOR
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: gsfc-gcmduso@mail.nasa.gov
Metadata_Standard_Name: FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata
Metadata_Standard_Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998
Metadata_Time_Convention: local time
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