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Kilimanjaro Ice Core Stable Isotope, Ion, and Nitrate Data from NOAA/WDC Paleoclimatology
Entry ID: NOAA_PALEO_KILIMANJARO


Summary
Abstract: Abstract from
ftp://ftp.ngdc.noaa.gov/paleo/icecore/trop/kilimanjaro/kilimanjaro.txt

Six ice cores from Kilimanjaro provide an ~11.7-thousand-year record
of Holocene climate and environmental variability for eastern
equatorial Africa, including three periods of abrupt climate change:
~8.3, ~5.2, and ~4 thousand years ago (ka). The latter is coincident
with the "First Dark Age," the period of ... View entire text
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Description: Access to Kilimanjaro isotope, nitrate and ion data

Description: Additional information and documentation
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -6.0   S: -6.0   E: 35.0   W: 35.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Thompson, L.G., E. Mosley-Thompson, M.E. Davis, K.A. Henderson, H.H. Brecher, V.S. Zagorodnov, T.A. Mashiotta, P.-N. Lin, V.N. Mikhalenko, D.R. Hardy, J. Beer
Dataset Title: Kilimanjaro Ice Core Stable Isotope, Ion, and Nitrate Data
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, CO
Dataset Publisher: IGBP PAGES/World Data Center for Paleoclimatology
Version: Not provided
Issue Identification: # 2002-071
Other Citation Details: NOAA/NGDC Paleoclimatology Program, Boulder CO, USA
Online Resource: http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/paleo/pubs/thompson2002/thompson2002.html
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1970-01-01
Paleo Temporal Coverage
Paleo Start Date: 11,700 ybp
Paleo Stop Date: 0 ybp
Chrono Unit:
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints None
Data Set Progress
ACTIVE
Data Center
World Data Center for Paleoclimatology, Boulder Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/paleo/

Data Center Personnel
Name: WDC/PALEOCLIMATOLOGY, BOULDER
Phone: +1 (303) 497-6160
Fax: +1 (303) 497-6513
Email: paleo at noaa.gov
Contact Address:
World Data Center for Paleoclimatology
NOAA/NCDC Code E/GCx3
325 Broadway
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80303
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: online ftp
Distribution Format: ASCII text
Fees: none
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 614-292-6652
Email: thompson.3 at osu.edu
Contact Address:
Byrd Polar Research Center
Ohio State University
1090 Carmack Rd.
City: Columbus
Province or State: Ohio
Postal Code: 43210
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-10-21
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-11-08


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