Title A record of Antarctic climate and ice sheet history recovered
Author Naish, T.; Powell, R.; Levy, R.; Florindo, F.; Harwood, D.M.; Kuhn, G.; Niessen, F.; Talarico, F.; Wilson, G.
Author Affil Naish, T., Victoria University of Wellington, Antarctic Research Centre, Wellington, New Zealand. Other: Northern Illinois University; University of Nebraska at Lincoln; Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia, Italy; Alfred Wegener Institute, Federal Republic of Germany; Universita di Siena, Italy; University of Otago, New Zealand
Source Eos, Transactions, American Geophysical Union, 88(50), p.557-558, . Publisher: American Geophysical Union, Washington, DC, United States. ISSN: 0096- 3941
Publication Date Dec. 11, 2007
Notes In English. 18 refs. Ant. Acc. No: 83503. CRREL Acc. No: 62002733
Index Terms drilling; glacial deposits; glacial geology; history; ice sheets; paleoclimatology; Quaternary deposits; sediments; Antarctica--McMurdo Ice Shelf; Antarctica; boundary interactions; Cenozoic; chronology; chronostratigraphy; climate effects; cores; glacial environment; ice cores; interglacial environment; International Polar Year 2007-08; IPY 2007-08 Research Publications; lithofacies; McMurdo Ice Shelf; McMurdo Ice Shelf Project; Miocene; Neogene; paleoenvironment; Pliocene; Quaternary; Ross Ice Shelf; Tertiary
Abstract Initial results from ANDRILL's initial drilling project from the McMurdo Ice Shelf site are summarized. An emphasis of this core is on improving understanding of Antarctic influence on and reaction to global climate change. (mte)
URL http://hdl.handle.net/10.1029/2007EO500001
Publication Type journal article
Record ID 282210