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Collaborative Research: EAGER: Evaluating the Larsen Basin's Suitability for Testing the Cretaceous Glaciation Hypothesis
Entry ID: NSF-ANT12-41460


Summary
Abstract: Intellectual Merit: Recent geochemical, sequence stratigraphic, and integrated investigations of marine strata from several continental margins and ocean basins suggest that ephemeral ice sheets may have existed on Antarctica during parts of the Cretaceous and early Paleogene. However, atmospheric carbon dioxide estimates for this time are as much as four times modern levels. With such greenhouse ... View entire text
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BARBEAU NSF 1241460 HEMMING NSF 1241574

Description: NSF Award Abstract #1241460
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -63.2   S: -66.6   E: -56.7   W: -67.0

Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2012-09-01
Stop Date: 2014-08-31
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
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Contact Address:
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
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Country: USA
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: +1.803.777.5162
Fax: +1.803.777.6610
Email: dbarbeau at geol.sc.edu
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University of South Carolina Dept of Earth & Ocean Sciences
City: Columbia
Province or State: SC
Postal Code: 29208
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2014-12-03
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-11-12


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