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Inert Gases in Firn Air and Shallow Ice at the WAIS Divide Site
Entry ID: severinghaus_0440701

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Abstract: This data set includes inert and major gases (elemental and isotopic composition) in firn air and occluded air in shallow boreholes from the WAIS Divide site.

The three primary science objectives were:
1) to establish the nature of firn air movement and trapping at the site to aid interpretations of gas data from the deep core;
2) to reconstruct surface temperature over ... View entire text
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Description: NSF OPP Award Abstract #0440701
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
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1.   N: -79.4   S: -79.4   E: -111.2   W: -111.2  
Min Depth: 0 Max Depth: 300 M

Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1200-01-01
Stop Date: 1960-01-01
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National Snow and Ice Data Center Supplemental Info
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Data Center Personnel
Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Fax: +1 (303) 492-2468
Email: nsidc at
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
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Distribution Media: electronic
Distribution Format: excel files
Fees: none
Phone: 858-822-2483
Fax: 858-822-3310
Email: jseveringhaus at
Contact Address:
Scripps Institution of Oceanography
9500 Gilman Dr.
City: La Jolla
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 92093-0244
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2008-08-04
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-10-01

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