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Moy, A. (2021) Analysis of Ice Cores from Law Dome, 2013, Ver. 1, Australian Antarctic Data Centre - https://data.aad.gov.au/metadata/records/lawdome_icecore_analysis_2013, (Unreleased data)
Title
Analysis of Ice Cores from Law Dome, 2013
Data Centre
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia
Created Date
2014-06-04
Revision Date
2018-11-21
Parent record
None

Description

Law Dome Summit ice cores provide a unique record of climate variability and change. These records have very high-resolution making them particularly suitable for calibration with meteorological data, and therefore improving the interpretation of ice core records more generally. A long-term data set has been obtained from previous work done on the dome. As part of an ongoing monitoring project, regular shallow cores are taken from Law Dome to ensure this record is kept up-to-date.

On the 4th of February 2013, a core was obtained from Lat -66 46'21.2", Long 112 48' 40.8" using a Kovac shallow ice corer. This core was analysed for:

* Hydrogen Peroxide
* Isotopic Composition
* Trace ionic composition
* Snow density

The results are linked to this record.

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Temporal Coverages

Spatial Coverages

Science Keywords

Additional Keywords

  • Ice cores
  • Law Dome

Locations

  • CONTINENT > ANTARCTICA
  • GEOGRAPHIC REGION > POLAR

Platforms

  • LABORATORY

Instruments

  • CORING DEVICES

Researchers

  • moy, andrew (INVESTIGATOR,TECHNICAL CONTACT)
  • anderson, jason (DIF AUTHOR)

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