SCAR Gazetteer Information: Each place can have one or more entries in the SCAR Composite Gazetteer, dependant on its origin. By viewing an individual entry, you may see multiple references to the same place. SCAR uses a more general feature type coding, so each place will, in general, have multiple feature types.

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Name Latitude Longitude Feature Type
Chapman, Lake (NZL) 77° 01' 00.0" S 162° 23' 00.0" E Water body
Name ID: 134275 Place ID: 17296

This lake is located on The Flatiron, at Granite Harbour (Botany Bay), and is a site of active research being undertaken at the University of Waikato. It has been named in honour of Dr M. Ann Chapman, one of the first women scientists to visit the Ross Sea Region, and the first woman to lead a scientific expedition in the Antarctic. Dr. Chapman led a team of scientists from the University of Waikato working on Antarctic limnology from Nov 24th 1970 to Feb 19th 1971. Dr Chapman was a founding member of the University of Waikato Antarctic Research Programme and of the New Zealand Limnological Society. She has been an inspiration to many Antarctic and limnological researchers.

Chapman, Lake (USA) 77° 01' 00.0" S 162° 23' 00.0" E Water body
Name ID: 135925 Place ID: 17296

This lake is located on The Flatiron, at Granite Harbor, and is a site of active research being undertaken at the University of Waikato. It has been named in honor of Dr. M. Ann Chapman, one of the first women scientists to visit the Ross Sea Region, and the first woman to lead a scientific expedition in the Antarctic. Dr. Chapman led a team of scientists from the University of Waikato working on Antarctic limnology from 1970 to 1971. Dr. Chapman was a founding member of the University of Waikato Antarctic Research Programme and of the New Zealand Limnological Society.

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