Name details

DeVries Bluff

DeVries Bluff (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

DeVries Bluff  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 134283

Feature type: Bluff (2f)

Origin

This name originates from New Zealand. It is part of the New Zealand Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

A steep bluff rising to 1660m on the north side of Byrd Glacier. The feature is immediately east of DeVries Glacier, where the latter enters Byrd Glacier. Named in association with DeVries Glacier Biologist Arthur L DeVries conducted research on freezing avoidance of McMurdo Sound fishes at the USAP McMurdo Station over four decades, 1960-61 through 2001-02 field seasons.

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Location

Latitude:
80° 19' 00.0" S
-80.31667°
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Longitude:
157° 45' 00.0" E
157.75000°
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Altitude:
1660 m
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
27-Feb-2003

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