Ice Cores

Metadata Updated: February 8, 2018

Records of past temperature, precipitation, atmospheric trace gases, and other aspects of climate and environment derived from ice cores drilled on glaciers and ice caps around the world. Parameter keywords describe what was measured in this data set. Additional summary information can be found in the abstracts of papers listed in the data set citations. For details please see: http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/paleo/icecore.html

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Dates

Metadata Date April 24, 2017
Metadata Created Date September 27, 2015
Metadata Updated Date February 8, 2018
Reference Date(s) February 21, 2013 (publication)
Frequency Of Update asNeeded

Metadata Source

Harvested from NOAA CSW Harvest Source

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Ice core being extruded from drill. Photo by Lonnie Thompson, The Ohio State University.

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Date April 24, 2017
Metadata Created Date September 27, 2015
Metadata Updated Date February 8, 2018
Reference Date(s) February 21, 2013 (publication)
Responsible Party DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce (Point of Contact)
Contact Email
Access Constraints None, None
Bbox East Long 180
Bbox North Lat 90
Bbox South Lat -90
Bbox West Long -180
Coupled Resource
Frequency Of Update asNeeded
Graphic Preview Description Ice core being extruded from drill. Photo by Lonnie Thompson, The Ohio State University.
Graphic Preview File https://www1.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/data/metadata/images/pc-icecore.jpg
Graphic Preview Type JPG
Guid noaa-icecore-13943
Harvest Object Id b7cf2aee-5c88-49b0-a5e5-915194817be4
Harvest Source Id 2aed8e29-fc5b-4cde-aa66-fb1118fd705e
Harvest Source Title NOAA CSW Harvest Source
Licence Please cite original references when using these data.
Metadata Language
Metadata Type geospatial
Progress completed
Spatial Data Service Type
Spatial Reference System
Spatial Harvester True

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