Prentice Plateau (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Prentice Plateau (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Plateau (2h)
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:
A nearly rectangular plateau of c. 9 square mi (14.5 sq km) at the N side of Victoria Upper Glacier and W of Apollo Peak, Olympus Range, Victoria Land. The upper surface (c.1850 m) is ice covered except for scoured outcrops. Named by US-ACAN (2004) after Michael L. Prentice, Department of Earth Sciences, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH; in USAP for 15 years from c. 1983 including work in McMurdo Dry Valleys.
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