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California Current SST from Alkenone Data for Cores W88709A-8TC and 8PC
Entry ID: NOAA_NCDC_PALEO_95-028

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Summary
Abstract: This data set consists of alkenones data from 2 cores in the California Current
region of the northeast Pacific Ocean, used for SST reconstructions over the
past 30Kyrs. Core location 42 16'N, 127 01'N.

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Geographic Coverage
 N: 42.27 S: 42.27  E: -127.02  W: -127.02

Data Set Citation
Dataset Creator: Fredrick Prahl
Dataset Title: California Current SST
Dataset Series Name: IGBP PAGES/WDCA CONTRIBUTION SERIES NUMBER:
Dataset Release Date: 12/95
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, CO
Dataset Publisher: IGBP PAGES/World Data Center for Paleoclimatology
Issue Identification: 95-028
Online Resource: ftp://ftp.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/data/paleo/paleocean/by_contributor/pra...


Paleo_Temporal_Coverage
Paleo Start Date: 30 ka
Paleo Stop Date: 0 ka
Chrono Unit:


Location Keywords
OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN > northeast Pacific Ocean


Science Keywords
PALEOCLIMATE >OCEAN/LAKE RECORDS >ISOTOPES    [Definition]
PALEOCLIMATE >OCEAN/LAKE RECORDS >MICROFOSSILS    [Definition]
PALEOCLIMATE >PALEOCLIMATE RECONSTRUCTIONS >SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURE RECONSTRUCTION    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION


Project
PAGES >Past Global Changes, IGBP    [Information]


Keywords
alkenones
SST Reconstruction
California Current


Data Set Progress
COMPLETE


Originating Center
NOAA/NCDC


Data Center
World Data Center for Paleoclimatology, Boulder    [Information]
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: ftp
Distribution_Format: text
Fees: none


Personnel
FREDRICK PRAHL
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Contact Address:
Oregon State University
Province or State: Oregon
Country: USA


Publications/References
Prahl, F., et al, 1995, Assessment of sea-surface temperature at 42N in the
California Current over the past 30,000 years, Paleoceanography 10(4), pp
763-773.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-12-19
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-06-05



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