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South Pole Snow Pit, 1988 and 1989
Entry ID: NSIDC-0086_1


Summary
Abstract: Information from 6-meter snow pits dug close to the South Pole in austral summer 1988-1989 by the Glacier Research Group of the University of New Hampshire (location - 38 km on grid 90 from South Pole station - eastern margin of clean air sector) are available. Major ion chemistry (Na, K, Mg, Ca, Cl, NO3, SO4), oxygen isotopes (I8O), H2O2, and beta from a 6-meter snow pit covering the period 1955 to 1989 are included. Major ion chemistry for a series of surface snow samples were also collected on the traverse to the pit.
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Description: Documentation

Description: FTP
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -90.0   S: -90.0   E: -180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Sallie Whitlow and Paul Mayewski
Dataset Title: South Pole Snow Pit, 1988 and 1989
Dataset Series Name: NSIDC-0086
Dataset Release Date: 2004-06-24T00:00:00.000Z
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 1
Online Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/NSIDC-0086
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1988-11-01
Stop Date: 1989-01-31
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
NSIDC Antarctic Glaciological Data Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org/agdc/

Data Center Personnel
Name: NSIDC AGDC 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: FTP
Distribution Size: 40.0 KB
Distribution Format: ASCII Text
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 1-603-862-4129
Email: siw at unh.edu
Contact Address:
Morse Hall, Room 356
EOS - UNH
39 College Road
City: Durham
Province or State: NH
Postal Code: 03824
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-06-24
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-10-01


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