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Accumulation Rates from the WAIS Divide Ice Core
Data DOI:
10.15784/601004
Cite as
Fudge, T. J. et al. (2017) "Accumulation Rates from the WAIS Divide Ice Core" U.S. Antarctic Program (USAP) Data Center. doi: 10.15784/601004.
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Abstract
These data are the accumulation rate history for the WAIS Divide ice core in central West Antarctica. The data are in two parts: 1) the annual accumulation rates for the past ~31ka and 2) the firn gas-based accumulation rates from 31-67ka.
Creator(s):
Fudge, T.J., Buizert, C.
Date Created:
2017-02-21
Repository:
USAP-DC (current)
Spatial Extent(s)
West: -112.1115, East: -112.1115, South: -79.481, North: -79.481
Award(s)
Version:
1
References
  1. Fudge, T. J., B. R. Markle, K. M. Cuffey, C. Buizert, K. C. Taylor, E. J. Steig, E. D. Waddington, H. Conway, and M. Koutnik (2016), Variable relationship between accumulation and temperature in West Antarctica for the past 31,000 years, Geophys. Res. Lett., 43, 3795-3803. (doi:10.1002/2016GL068356)
  2. Buizert, C., and 15 others. 2015. The WAIS Divide deep ice core WD2014 chronology – Part 1: Methane synchronization (68-31 ka BP) and the gas age – ice age difference Climate of the Past, 11, 153-173 \nBuizert, C., and 15 others. 2015. The WAIS Divide deep ice core WD2014 chronology – Part 1: Methane synchronization (68-31 ka BP) and the gas age – ice age difference Climate of the Past, 11, 153-173
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