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Collaborative Research: Totten Glacier System and the Marine Record of Cryosphere - Ocean Dynamics #1143833
Entry ID: USAP-1143833_1

Abstract: This project will investigate the marine component of the Totten Glacier and Moscow University Ice Shelf, East Antarctica. This system is of critical importance because it drains one-eighth of the East Antarctic Ice Sheet and contains a volume equivalent to nearly 7 meters of potential sea level rise, greater than the entire West Antarctic Ice Sheet. This nearly completely unexplored region is the ... View entire text
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Spatial coordinates   
  N: -65.0   S: -67.0   E: 122.0   W: 117.0

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Version: 1
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2012-11-20
Stop Date: 2015-08-31
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Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
61 Route 9W
City: Palisades
Province or State: NY
Postal Code: 10964
Country: USA
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Texas A&M Research Foundation
City: College Station
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2018-12-27
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-01-10