Stuut, Jan-Berend W; Crosta, Xavier; van der Borg, Klaas; Schneider, Ralph R (2004): Ages determination of sediment core MD96-2094 (Table 1). PANGAEA, https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.229209, Supplement to: Stuut, Jan-Berend W; Crosta, Xavier; van der Borg, Klaas; Jansen, J H Fred; Schneider, Ralph R (2004): Relationship between Antarctic sea ice and southwest African climate during the Late Quaternary. Geology, 32(10), 909-912, https://doi.org/10.1130/G20709.1
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Here we compare late Quaternary southwest African climate records from the west coast of southern Africa (published winter rainfall and trade wind intensity records from a core off the coast of Namibia) to records of Antarctic sea-ice extent. This comparison reveals coherent changes between Antarctic sea-ice extent and the southwest African winter rain region since 45 k.y. B.P., with enhanced winter rainfall and trade-wind vigor during periods of increased sea-ice presence. We propose an oceanic and atmospheric coupling between Antarctic sea ice and the winter rainfall zone of southwest Africa that may lead to increased desertification in the region if global warming persists.
Latitude: -20.000000 * Longitude: 9.265000
Date/Time Start: 1996-10-13T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1996-10-13T00:00:00
Minimum DEPTH, sediment/rock: 0.03 m * Maximum DEPTH, sediment/rock: 1.88 m
MD96-2094 (MD962094) * Latitude: -20.000000 * Longitude: 9.265000 * Date/Time: 1996-10-13T00:00:00 * Elevation: -2280.0 m * Recovery: 30.75 m * Location: Outer Walvis Ridge * Campaign: MD105 (IMAGES II) * Basis: Marion Dufresne * Device: Calypso Corer (CALYPSO) * Comment: Lot of soupy sediment flow out at the top. Top sediment now light greenish Nanno Foram Ooze. No brown surface layer, probably lost.
|#||Name||Short Name||Unit||Principal Investigator||Method||Comment|
|1||Longitude of event||Longitude|
|2||Latitude of event||Latitude|
|4||Age, dated||Age dated||ka||Stuut, Jan-Berend W||Age, 14C AMS|
|5||Age, dated standard deviation||Age dated std dev||±||Stuut, Jan-Berend W|
|6||Age model||Age model||ka||Stuut, Jan-Berend W||Age, 14C calibrated, CALIB 4.3 (Stuiver et al., 1998)|
|7||Age, error||Age e||±||Stuut, Jan-Berend W|
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