Early and middle Miocene advances of the Antarctic ice sheet across the Ross Sea continental shelf

Author(s): Chow, Juan M.; Bart, Philip J.
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
Louisiana State University, Department of Geology and Geophysics, Baton Rouge, LA, United States
Volume Title: Extended abstracts for the International ANTOSTRAT symposium on The geologic record of the Antarctic ice sheet from drilling, coring and seismic studies
Volume Author(s): Florindo, Fabio, editor; Cooper, Alan K.
Source: Quaderni di Geofisica, Vol.16, p.35; International ANTOSTRAT symposium on The geologic record of the Antarctic ice sheet from drilling, coring and seismic studies, Erice, Italy, Sept. 8-14, 2001, edited by Fabio Florindo and Alan K. Cooper. Publisher: Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia, Rome, Italy. ISSN: 1590-2595
Note: In English. 5 refs.
Summary: Seismic surveys and cores from DSDP sites 272 and 273 are studied to determine lower and middle Miocene advances of the Antarctic ice sheet across the Ross Sea continental shelf. (MTE)
Year of Publication: 2001
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
Key Words: 12 Stratigraphy, Historical Geology and Paleoecology; Antarctic ice sheet; Antarctica; Cenozoic; Continental shelf; DSDP Site 272; DSDP Site 273; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Geophysical methods; Geophysical surveys; Glacial geology; Ice movement; Ice sheets; Leg 28; Lower Miocene; Marine sediments; Middle Miocene; Miocene; Neogene; Paleoclimatology; Paleogeography; Polar Continental Shelf; Polar regions; Ross Sea; Sediments; Seismic methods; Southern Ocean; Surveys; Tertiary
Coordinates: S770738 S770737 W1764536 W1764537
S743218 S743217 E1743735 E1743734
Record ID: 2004019638
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