High Atlantic native/reconstr Richter

Core/Site name:

ENAM9606,M200309

Country/Region:

NE Atlantic Ocean

Elevation:

-84

Archive:

marine sediments (downcore)

Species:

Planktonic foraminiferal

Proxy measurement:

Mg/Ca and o18

Sampling resolution:

multi-decadal

Climate sensitivity:

salinity, SST, NAO

Dating resolution:

37

Dating information:

C14

Startyear:

368 BC

Endyear:

1998 AD

Description:

Records of past climate and ocean circulation derived from marine sediments. Parameter keywords describe what was measured in this data set. Additional summary information can be found in the abstracts of papers listed in the data set citations.

Data entered by name:

Ziyin Chu

Data entered by email:

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Main reference(s):

Richter, T.O., Peeters, F.J.C., van Weering, T.C.E. ,2009,Late Holocene (0-2.4 ka BP) surface water temperature and salinity variability, Feni Drift, NE Atlantic Ocean,Quaternary Science Reviews,vol.28,iss.19-20,p.1941-1955.

Link to reference 1:

http://www.falw.vu/~peef/publications_abstracts/publications/assets/Richter_etal_2009_QSR.pdf

Data storage link 1:

ftp://ftp.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/data/paleo/contributions_by_author/richter2009/richter2009.txt

Comments:

Records are from a piston core (ENAM9606) and a box core (M200309) from virtually the same location.ENAM9606: 55°39'02"N, 13°59'10""W, 2543 m water depthM200309: 55°39'10""N, 13°59'13""W, 2548 m water depth"

Current dating method:

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Annual snow acc rate:

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Category: Ocean2k