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Record Search Query: [Parameters: Topic='LAND SURFACE', Term='TOPOGRAPHY', Variable_Level_1='TERRAIN ELEVATION']
Investigations of the glaciology and hydrology in the Terra Nova Bay regions
Entry ID: K162_1984_1985_NZ_1

Abstract: The occurrence or non-occurrence of both glacial moraines and past sea levels in the Terra Nova Bay area was investigated with a view to establishing a glacial chronology to supplement the Dry Valleys sequences examined in the hydrology/glaciology programme. In particular, the relationship between present ice margins and Holocene moraines were studied, together with the structure of any unusual ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -74.0   S: -75.0   E: 165.0   W: 162.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1984-12-09
Stop Date: 1985-01-15
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Data Center
Antarctica New Zealand, New Zealand Antarctic Institute, New Zealand Supplemental Info
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Antarctica New Zealand
Private Bag 4745
City: Christchurch
Country: New Zealand
Phone: +64 3 443 4333
Email: t.chinn at
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Rapid 20, Muir Road
Lake Hawea
City: Wanaka
Postal Code: 9382
Country: New Zealand
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Chinn, T.J.H. Whitehouse, I.E. Höfle, H.-C. 1989 Report on a reconnaissance of the glaciers of Terra Nova Bay area. Geologisches Jahrbuch E38: 299-319
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DIF Creation Date: 2009-06-23
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23

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