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Stuiver, Minze (1999): GISP2 Bidecadal Oxygen Isotope Data. PANGAEA, https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.55531

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Related to:
GRIP/GISP (1997): The Greenland Summit Ice Cores CD-ROM GISP2/GRIP. National Snow and Ice Data Center, University of Colorado at Boulder, and World Data Center for Paleoclimatology, National Geophysical Data Center, Boulder Colorado, CD-ROM, http://store.pangaea.de/Projects/GRIP-GISP/grip-gisp.iso
Meese, D A; Alley, Richard B; Fiacco, R J; Germani, M S; Gow, A J; Grootes, Pieter Meiert; Illing, M; Mayewski, Paul A; Morrison, M E S; Ram, M; Taylor, Kendrick C; Yang, Q; Zielinski, G A (1994): Preliminary depth-agescale of the GISP2 ice core. Special CRREL Report US, 94-1
Stuiver, Minze; Braziunas, Thomas F; Grootes, Pieter Meiert; Zielinski, G A (1997): Is there evidence for solar forcing of climate in the GISP2 oxygen isotope record? Quaternary Research, 48(3), 259-266, https://doi.org/10.1006/qres.1997.1931
Stuiver, Minze; Grootes, Pieter Meiert; Braziunas, Thomas F (1995): The GISP2 d18O Climate Record of the Past 16,500 Years and the Role of the Sun, Ocean, and Volcanoes. Quaternary Research, 44(3), 341-354, https://doi.org/10.1006/qres.1995.1079
Project(s):
Greenland Ice Core Projects (GRIP/GISP/NGRIP)
Coverage:
Median Latitude: 36.295000 * Median Longitude: -19.230000 * South-bound Latitude: 0.000000 * West-bound Longitude: -38.460000 * North-bound Latitude: 72.590000 * East-bound Longitude: 0.000000
Date/Time Start: 1990-01-01T00:39:00 * Date/Time End: 1990-01-01T00:39:00
Minimum DEPTH, ice/snow: 6.04 m * Maximum DEPTH, ice/snow: 1844.42 m
Event(s):
GISP2 * Latitude: 72.970000 * Longitude: -38.800000 * Date/Time: 1990-01-01T00:39:00 * Elevation: 3208.0 m * Recovery: 3053 m * Campaign: GISP * Basis: Sampling/drilling ice * Device: Drilling/drill rig (DRILL) * Comment: GISP2 is a combination of the shallow B and the deeper D core; about 200 ka
Comment:
The timescale includes revisions by D. A. Meese as of September 1994. The GISP2 depths below 167 meters are those of the D core; above 167 meters the core depths are those of the B core + 1.09 meters. d18O measured at Quaternary Isotope Laboratory, University of Washington. layer count ages at top depths (in kyr BP) where 0 BP represents AD 1950 SUMMER to AD 1949 SUMMER. Depth is top of interval
Parameter(s):
#NameShort NameUnitPrincipal InvestigatorMethodComment
1DEPTH, ice/snowDepth ice/snowmGeocode
2AGEAgeka BPGeocode
3delta 18O, waterd18O H2Oper mil SMOWStuiver, MinzeIsotope ratio mass spectrometrymean d18O data, std dev = 0.14 per mil; 0.05-0.1 per mil for multiple measurement
Size:
824 data points

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