Colwell Massif (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Colwell Massif (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Massif
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 rugged rock massif, approximately 7.2km long from Grootes Peak (2635m) in the southeast to Ferrar Glacier in the northwest, in Victoria Land. Feature depicted on: NZ AntTopo50-MG08
Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) in 1994 after Rita R. Colwell, marine microbiologist who conducted field research in Antarctica. Member of National Science Board (1983-90) who chaired Presidential committee on NSF roles in the polar regions. From 1991, President, Maryland Biotechnology Institute, University of Maryland.
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