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Greenland Snow Pit and Core Stratigraphy (Analog and Digital Formats), Version 1
Entry ID: G10004_1

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Abstract: This data set is comprised of scientific field study notebooks from geologist Carl S. Benson describing his traverses of Greenland from 1952 to 1955. The notebooks contain data on Greenland snow accumulation, snow temperature, stratigrapy, ice sheet facies, and snow densification. Dr. Benson's notebooks also include a supplementary 1956 snow accumulation study done by the U.S. Air Force. The ... View entire text

Purpose: Scientific Research
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Geographic Coverage
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  N: 78.0   S: 69.0   E: -38.0   W: -69.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: Greenland Snow Pit and Core Stratigraphy (Analog and Digital Formats), Version 1
Dataset Publisher: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 1
Dataset DOI: 10.7265/N5RN35SK
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1911-01-01
Stop Date: 1981-12-31
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City: Boulder
Province or State: Colorado
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2013-01-30
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-16

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