Title Challenges of conservation in the Antarctic
Author Greenwood, J.; Absolon, M.
Source Historical Polar bases; preservation and management, edited by S. Barr and P. Chaplin, p.65-70, . Publisher: International Polar Heritage Committee, Oslo, Norway. ISBN: 9788299689120
Publication Date 2008
Notes In English Ant. Acc. No: 89873
Index Terms Antarctica--Ross Dependency; Antarctica--Ross Island; Antarctica; archaeology; artifacts; associations; buildings; conservation; historic sites; history; International Polar Year 2007-08; IPY 2007-08 Research Publications; low temperature; museums; New Zealand Antarctic Heritage Trust; preservation; Ross Dependency; Ross Island; temperature
Abstract Overview of process of conserving historic huts on Ross Island, including difficulties caused by working at extreme low temperatures; choice, transport and storage of conservation materials; and interpretation of sites and choice of artefacts for display.
Publication Type monograph
Record ID 304557