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Devon Island, Canada - Radiocarbon Sample Database
Entry ID: Canada_GSC_DevoRadiocarbSampDB


Summary
Abstract: A Cardbox file containing dated and undated radiocarbon samples collected
during the course of a regional mapping project on Devon Island, Nunavut.This
database is to synthesize information pertaining to paleoenvironmental
conditions (specifically glaciation, climate and sea level change) in glaciated
North America from the last glacial maximum to present.
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Related URL
Link: View Related Information
Description: GeoConnections Discovery Portal. Canada's IDN Node.

Geographic Coverage
 N: 77.0 S: 74.0  E: -79.0  W: -97.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Creator: Government of Canada, Natural Resources Canada, Geological Survey of Canada, Terrain Sciences Division
Dataset Title: Devon Island, Canada - Radiocarbon Sample Database
Dataset Release Place: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Dataset Publisher: Government of Canada, Natural Resources Canada, Geological Survey of Canada, Terrain Sciences Division


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1993-01-01
Stop Date: 1997-12-31


Location Keywords
OCEAN > ARCTIC OCEAN
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > NUNAVUT
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > ARCTIC
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > ARCTIC > DEVON ISLAND
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > NORTHERN HEMISPHERE
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > POLAR
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > WESTERN HEMISPHERE


Science Keywords
PALEOCLIMATE >ICE CORE RECORDS >ISOTOPES    [Definition]
PALEOCLIMATE >LAND RECORDS >ISOTOPES    [Definition]
PALEOCLIMATE >LAND RECORDS >MICROFOSSILS    [Definition]
PALEOCLIMATE >LAND RECORDS >RADIOCARBON    [Definition]
PALEOCLIMATE >OCEAN/LAKE RECORDS >ISOTOPES    [Definition]


Use Constraints
Cardbox files are multi-field databases that accommodate lengthy descriptive
text storage.


Keywords
GCMD
Carbon 14
Carbon Isotopes
GEOCHEMISTRY
PALEONTOLOGY


Data Set Progress
COMPLETE


Data Center
Terrain Sciences Division,Geological Survey of Canada-Atlantic, Earth Sciences Sector, Natural Resources Canada    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://www.nrcan.gc.ca/earth-sciences

Data Center Personnel
Name: ART DYKE
Phone: +01-613-992-0643
Fax: +01-613-992-0190
Email: adyke at NRCan.gc.ca
Contact Address:
601 Booth Street
City: Ottawa
Province or State: Ontario
Postal Code: K1A 0E8
Country: Canada



Distribution
Fees: Contact distributor.


Personnel
DAVID LEMIEUX
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +01-613-992-4917
Fax: +01-613-992-0190
Email: dlemieux at nrcan.gc.ca
Contact Address:
601 Booth Street, Room 362
City: Ottawa
Province or State: Ontario
Postal Code: K1A 0E8
Country: Canada


ART DYKE
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +01-613-992-0643
Fax: +01-613-992-0190
Email: adyke at NRCan.gc.ca
Contact Address:
601 Booth Street
City: Ottawa
Province or State: Ontario
Postal Code: K1A 0E8
Country: Canada


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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-07-07
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23
Future DIF Review Date: 2004-12-22



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