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Cryptic Hydrology of the McMurdo Dry Valleys: Water Track Contributions to Water and Geochemical Budgets in Taylor Valley, Antarctica
Entry ID: NSF-ANT13-43649


Summary
Abstract: The PIs propose to quantify the hillslope water, solute, and carbon budgets for Taylor Valley in the McMurdo Dry Valleys, using water tracks to investigate near-surface geological processes and challenge the paradigm that shallow groundwater is minimal or non-exixtant. Water tracks are linear zones of high soil moisture that route shallow groundwater downslope in permafrost dominated soils. Four ... View entire text
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Description: NSF Award Abstract #1343649
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -77.61   S: -78.03   E: 164.22   W: 162.85

Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2013-04-01
Stop Date: 2015-08-31
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
United States Antarctic Program Data Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.usap-dc.org/

Data Center Personnel
Name: ROBERT A. ARKO
Email: info at usap-data.org
Contact Address:
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
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City: Palisades
Province or State: NY
Postal Code: 10964
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Email: joe.levy at utexas.edu
Contact Address:
University of Texas Institute for Geophysics
City: Austin
Province or State: TX
Postal Code: 78758
Country: US
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2015-10-05
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-11-12


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