IEDA
Project Information
Curation of National Antarctic Sediment Collections
Start Date:
2015-08-15
End Date:
2018-07-31
Description/Abstract
The grant was for the re-curation of the Antarctic Sediment collection and prepare the collection for transportation to Oregon State University. The move of the cores took place in July and August of 2018. A total of 18,512 m of core was transferred which consisted of 8,787 large diameter D-tubes, 2,968 small diameteer D-tubed and 4,998 core boxes. In addition that were an additional 729 totes with samples.
In addition in the last two years of the core facility at FSU we filled 20 sample requests and accommodated 6 visits to the collection for sampling by the PI.
Personnel
Person Role
Salters, Vincent Investigator and contact
Funding
Antarctic Earth Sciences Award # 1457577
AMD - DIF Record(s)
Deployment
Deployment Type
n/a
Data Management Plan
None in the Database