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Amery Ice Shelf - hot water drill borehole, 2005-06 - AM03
Entry ID: ASAC_1164_AM03


Summary
Abstract: Amery Ice Shelf AM03 borehole drilled mid-December 2005. Sub-shelf water profiling measurements conducted over a period of a few days. Partial video recording of borehole walls and sea floor benthos. Sediment sample collected from sea floor. Long term monitoring instruments installed (thermistors in ice, 3 x CTD in ocean cavity).

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Geographic Coverage
 N: -70.56 S: -70.561  E: 70.333  W: 70.332

Data Set Citation
Dataset Creator: Allison, I. and Craven, M.
Dataset Title: Amery Ice Shelf - hot water drill borehole, 2005-06 - AM03
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
Version: 1
Online Resource: https://data.aad.gov.au/metadata/records/ASAC_1164_AM03


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2005-12-13
Stop Date: 2011-01-08


Location Keywords
CONTINENT > ANTARCTICA > Amery Ice Shelf
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > POLAR


Science Keywords
OCEANS >BATHYMETRY/SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY >WATER DEPTH    [Definition]
OCEANS >MARINE SEDIMENTS    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
OCEANS >SALINITY/DENSITY    [Definition]
PALEOCLIMATE >ICE CORE RECORDS    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >GEOMORPHIC LANDFORMS/PROCESSES >GLACIAL LANDFORMS    [Definition]
OCEANS >BATHYMETRY/SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY >BATHYMETRY    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >GLACIERS/ICE SHEETS    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >GLACIERS/ICE SHEETS >GLACIER MASS BALANCE/ICE SHEET MASS BALANCE    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >GLACIERS/ICE SHEETS >GLACIER THICKNESS/ICE SHEET THICKNESS    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >GLACIERS/ICE SHEETS >GLACIER ELEVATION/ICE SHEET ELEVATION    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >GLACIERS/ICE SHEETS >GLACIER MOTION/ICE SHEET MOTION    [Definition]
PALEOCLIMATE >OCEAN/LAKE RECORDS >BOREHOLES    [Definition]


Platform
MOORINGS    [Information]


Instrument
CORING DEVICES    [Information]
CTD >Conductivity, Temperature, Depth    [Information]
CURRENT METERS    [Information]
NISKIN BOTTLES    [Information]
SEDIMENT CORERS    [Information]


Quality
The quality of the data sets are included in the child entries for the individual instruments associated with the AM03 borehole.


Access Constraints
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Use Constraints
This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/).

Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference provided at http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/citation.cfm?entry_id=ASAC_116... when using these data.


Keywords
Amery Ice Shelf
AMISOR
Amery Ice Shelf Ocean Research


Data Set Progress
COMPLETE


Originating Center
Australian Antarctic Division


Data Center
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://data.aad.gov.au

Data Center Personnel
Name: DAVE CONNELL
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: dave.connell at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia



Distribution
Distribution_Media: HTTP
Fees: free


Personnel
IAN ALLISON
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia


MIKE CRAVEN
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia


Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2008-01-30
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-03-20



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