Southern Ocean paleoceanography; insights from Ocean Drilling Program Leg 177

Author(s): Gersonde, Rainer; Hodell, David A.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research, Bremerhaven, Federal Republic of Germany
University of Florida, United States
Source: Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 182(3-4), p.145-355. Publisher: Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands. ISSN: 0031-0182 CODEN: PPPYAB
Note: In English. Individual papers are cited separately
Summary: This special volume include ten research papers and a review of the paleoceanographic results of Ocean Drilling Program Leg 177 in the eastern Atlantic sector of the Southern Ocean. Research results include discussions of sea-surface temperature throughout the Pleistocene, the opening of Drake Passage in the Neogene, and ocean circulation as it relates to global climate change. (SNT)
Year of Publication: 2002
Research Program: ODP Ocean Drilling Program
Key Words: 12 Stratigraphy, Historical Geology and Paleoecology; Antarctic Ocean; Leg 177; Ocean Drilling Program; Paleo-oceanography; Southern Ocean
Coordinates: S540000 S405600 E0140000 E0050000
Record ID: 2002052682
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