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Fütterer, Dieter K; Grobe, Hannes; Grünig, Sigrun; Abelmann, Andrea; Bleil, Ulrich (1988): Sedimentological investigations of sediment profiles from the continental slope off South Orkney Islands. PANGAEA, https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.548699, Supplement to: Fütterer, Dieter K; Grobe, Hannes; Grünig, Sigrun (1988): Quaternary sediment patterns in the Weddell Sea: relations and environmental conditions. Paleoceanography, 3(5), 551-561, https://doi.org/10.1029/PA003i005p00551

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Abstract:
Sediment patterns such as texture, composition, and facies from three selected areas of the Antarctic continental margin of the Weddell Sea are discussed in relation to environmental variations of the Quaternary hydrosphere and kryosphere. Advance and retreat of ice shelves as well as oscillations in sea ice coverage are reflected by particular sediment facies. The distribution of ice-rafted detritus tracks the Antarctic Coastal Current, and the Weddell Sea Bottom water contour current can be recognized by its distinctive winnowing and erosion pattern. Distribution and abundance of biogenic sediment components are mainly controlled by duration of sea ice coverage reflecting the long-term climatic evolution.
Coverage:
Median Latitude: -63.511857 * Median Longitude: -44.711075 * South-bound Latitude: -63.951660 * West-bound Longitude: -45.583330 * North-bound Latitude: -62.968330 * East-bound Longitude: -44.068330
Date/Time Start: 1983-12-11T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1983-12-15T00:00:00
Event(s):
PS1167-9 (PS04/254) * Latitude: -63.951660 * Longitude: -44.068330 * Date/Time: 1983-12-11T00:00:00 * Elevation: -4468.0 m * Penetration: 11.5 m * Recovery: 10.44 m * Location: South Orkney * Campaign: ANT-II/3 (PS04) * Basis: Polarstern * Device: Kasten corer (KAL) * Comment: 12 m
PS1170-3 (PS04/257) * Latitude: -63.506660 * Longitude: -44.533330 * Date/Time: 1983-12-12T00:00:00 * Elevation: -3745.0 m * Penetration: 12 m * Recovery: 7.48 m * Location: South Orkney * Campaign: ANT-II/3 (PS04) * Basis: Polarstern * Device: Gravity corer (Kiel type) (SL) * Comment: 8 core sections: 0-0.83, 0.83-1.7, 1.7-2.72, 2.72-3.72, 3.72-4.72, 4.72-5.72, 5.72-6.49, 6.49-7.38 m
PS1172-1 (PS04/259) * Latitude: -63.451660 * Longitude: -44.608330 * Date/Time: 1983-12-13T00:00:00 * Elevation: -3817.0 m * Penetration: 6 m * Recovery: 5.66 m * Location: South Orkney * Campaign: ANT-II/3 (PS04) * Basis: Polarstern * Device: Gravity corer (Kiel type) (SL) * Comment: 6 core sections: 0-0.87, 0.87-1.87, 1.87-2.87, 2.87-3.87, 3.87-4.87, 4.87-5.66 m
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  1. Fütterer, DK; Grobe, H; Grünig, S et al. (1988): Age model of sediment core PS1170-3. https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.50564
  2. Fütterer, DK; Grobe, H; Grünig, S et al. (1988): Age model of sediment core PS1172-1. https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.50565
  3. Fütterer, DK; Grobe, H; Grünig, S et al. (1988): Ice rafted debris (> 2 mm gravel) distribution in sediment core PS1170-3. https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.50173
  4. Fütterer, DK; Grobe, H; Grünig, S et al. (1988): Ice rafted debris (> 2 mm gravel) distribution in sediment core PS1173-9. https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.50174
  5. Fütterer, DK; Grobe, H; Grünig, S et al. (1988): Paleomagnetic of sediment core PS1167-9. https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.54450
  6. Fütterer, DK; Grobe, H; Grünig, S et al. (1988): Paleomagnetic of sediment core PS1170-3. https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.54455
  7. Fütterer, DK; Grobe, H; Grünig, S et al. (1988): Paleomagnetic of sediment core PS1175-3. https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.54463
  8. Fütterer, DK; Grobe, H; Grünig, S et al. (1988): Sedimentology of core PS1167-9. https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.57028
  9. Fütterer, DK; Grobe, H; Grünig, S et al. (1988): Sedimentology of core PS1170-3. https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.51549
  10. Fütterer, DK; Grobe, H; Grünig, S et al. (1988): Sedimentology of core PS1175-3. https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.56973
  11. Fütterer, DK; Grobe, H; Grünig, S et al. (1988): Ice rafted debris (> 2 mm gravel) distribution in sediment core PS1167-9. https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.54449
  12. Fütterer, DK; Grobe, H; Grünig, S (1988): Ice rafted debris (> 2 mm gravel) distribution in sediment core PS1175-3. https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.54461
  13. Fütterer, DK; Grünig, S; Abelmann, A et al. (1988): Sedimentology of core PS1172-1. https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.51552
  14. Grobe, H (1988): Coarse fraction analysis of sediment core PS1170-3. https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.54456
  15. Grobe, H (1988): Coarse fraction analysis of sediment core PS1172-1. https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.54430
  16. Grobe, H (1988): Ice rafted debris (> 2 mm gravel) distribution in sediment core PS1172-1. https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.54431
  17. Grobe, H (1988): Sedimentology of core PS1173-9. https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.54459