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Grootes, Pieter Meiert; Stuiver, Minze (1999): GISP2 Oxygen Isotope Data [dataset]. PANGAEA,

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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, grip-gisp.iso
Grootes, Pieter Meiert; Stuiver, Minze (1997): Oxygen 18/16 variability in Greenland snow and ice with 10-3- to 10-5-year time resolution. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 102(C12), 26455-26470,
Grootes, Pieter Meiert; Stuiver, Minze; White, James W C; Johnsen, Sigfús Jóhann; Jouzel, Jean (1993): Comparison of oxygen isotope records from the GISP2 and GRIP Greenland ice cores. Nature, 366(6455), 552-554,
Meese, D A; Alley, Richard B; Fiacco, R J; Germani, M S; Gow, A J; Grootes, Pieter Meiert; Illing, M; Mayewski, Paul Andrew; 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
Steig, Eric J; Grootes, Pieter Meiert; Stuiver, Minze (1994): Seasonal precipitation timing and ice core records. Science, 266(5192), 1885-1886,
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,
Greenland Ice Core Projects (GRIP/GISP/NGRIP)
Latitude: 72.970000 * Longitude: -38.800000
Date/Time Start: 1990-01-01T00:39:00 * Date/Time End: 1990-01-01T00:39:00
Minimum DEPTH, ice/snow: 2.1300 m * Maximum DEPTH, ice/snow: 3038.0000 m
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 * Method/Device: Drilling/drill rig (DRILL) * Comment: GISP2 is a combination of the shallow B and the deeper D core; about 200 ka
Measured at University of Washingtons Quaternary Isotope Laboratory. Timescale (down to 2808 m) includes revisions by Meese as of Sept 1994. Depths below 167 m are D core; above 167 meters depths are B core+1.09 meters. Depth is top of interval.
#NameShort NameUnitPrincipal InvestigatorMethod/DeviceComment
1DEPTH, ice/snowDepth ice/snowmGeocode
2AGEAgeka BPGeocode
3δ18O, waterδ18O H2O‰ SMOWGrootes, Pieter MeiertMean delta 18-O values over 2 meter intervals starting at top depths. Standard deviation in a single delta 18-O measurement is 0.14 per mil. Multiple measurements reduce the standard deviation to the 0.05 to 0.1 per mil range. Data measured at the University of Washington's Quaternary Isotope Laboratory, as of February 1st, 1997. 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.
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