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General
Data set name

Upper sediment units at Deception Island, Antarctic

Data holding centreIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
CountrySpain  Spain
Time periodFrom 1 January 1990 to 3 March 1991
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Deception Island (Antarctica)

Observations 
Parameters

Mineralogical composition

Description 
Summary

The upper sediment samples were obtained in the course of an oceanographic expedition on board the R/V 'Las Palmas'. The sediments were studied using the sieve column, registering the indexes and parameters of the sand fraction. The content of lime and mud is recorded. This information is the property of the Spanish Institute of Oceanography.

OriginatorsIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
Availability 
OrganisationIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
AvailabilityUnrestricted
ContactAlvaro Fernandez (Director)
Address

IEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
Corazon de Maria,8
MADRID

28002
Spain

Telephone+34 91 5974443
Facsimile+34 915 974770
Emaildirector@md.ieo.es
Administration 
Collating centreIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
Local identifier8036086
Global identifier2735
Last revised2009-01-12