Low Atlantic Native Moros

Core/Site name:

North Iceland Shelf: MD99-2269

Elevation:

-365

Archive:

marine sediments (downcore)

Proxy measurement:

quartz %, quartz/plag, calcite

Sampling resolution:

multi-decadal

Climate sensitivity:

drift ice

Dating resolution:

17 14C dates for 12000 years, tepra ages

Dating information:

radiometric

Startyear:

11499 BP

Endyear:

12.927 BP

Description:

We present new high-resolution proxy data for the Holocene history of drift ice off Iceland based on the mineralogy of the

Data entered by name:

Bryan, Sean

Data entered by email:

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Main reference(s):

Moros, M., J.T. Andrews, D.D. Eberl, and E. Jansen. 2006. The Holocene history of drift ice in the northern North Atlantic: Evidence for different spatial and temporal modes. Palaeoceanography, 21: 1 of 10. doi:10.1029/2005PA001214.

Link to reference 1:

http://www.agu.org/journals/pa/pa0602/2005PA001214/

Data storage link 1:

ftp://ftp.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/data/paleo/contributions_by_author/moros2006/moros2006.txt

Current dating method:

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Annual snow acc rate:

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Category: Ocean2k