NOAA/WDS Paleoclimatology - GISP2 - Temperature Reconstruction and Accumulation Data

browse graphicPaleoclimatology - Ice Core
This archived Paleoclimatology Study is available from the NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI), under the World Data Service (WDS) for Paleoclimatology. The associated NCEI study type is Ice Core. The data include parameters of climate reconstructions|ice cores with a geographic location of Greenland. The time period coverage is from 49981 to 95 in calendar years before present (BP). See metadata information for parameter and study location details. Please cite this study when using the data.
  • Cite as: Alley, R.B. (2004-03-01): NOAA/WDS Paleoclimatology - GISP2 - Temperature Reconstruction and Accumulation Data. [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/paleo/study/2475. Accessed [date].
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  • noaa-icecore-2475
  • NCEI DSI 1200_01
noaa-icecore-2475
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Dataset Point of Contact Bauer, Bruce
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Coverage Description Date Range: 49981 cal yr BP to 95 cal yr BP;
Time Period -48031 to 1855
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates
N: 72.6
S: 72.6
E: -38.5
W: -38.5
Spatial Coverage Map
General Documentation
Publication Dates
  • publication: 2004-03-01
Data Presentation Form Digital table - digital representation of facts or figures systematically displayed, especially in columns
Dataset Progress Status Complete - production of the data has been completed
Data Update Frequency Data update frequency not available
Supplemental Information
ABSTRACT SUPPLIED BY ORIGINATOR: Records of past temperature, precipitation, atmospheric trace gases, and other aspects of climate and environment derived from ice cores drilled on glaciers and ice caps around the world. 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.
Purpose Records of past temperature, precipitation, atmospheric trace gases, and other aspects of climate and environment derived from ice cores drilled on glaciers and ice caps around the world. Parameter keywords describe what was measured in this dataset. Additional summary information can be found in the abstracts of papers listed in the dataset citations.
Dataset Citation
  • Cite as: Alley, R.B. (2004-03-01): NOAA/WDS Paleoclimatology - GISP2 - Temperature Reconstruction and Accumulation Data. [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/paleo/study/2475. Accessed [date].
  • Please cite original publication, online resource, dataset and publication DOIs (where available), and date accessed when using downloaded data. If there is no publication information, please cite investigator, title, online resource, and date accessed. The appearance of external links associated with a dataset does not constitute endorsement by the Department of Commerce/National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration of external Web sites or the information, products or services contained therein. For other than authorized activities, the Department of Commerce/NOAA does not exercise any editorial control over the information you may find at these locations. These links are provided consistent with the stated purpose of this Department of Commerce/NOAA Web site.
Cited Authors
  • Alley, R.B.
Originators
  • Alley, R.B.
Publishers
  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information
Theme keywords Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Science Keywords
  • Earth Science > Climate Indicators > Paleoclimate Indicators > Ice Core Records
  • Earth Science > Paleoclimate > Ice Core Records
Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Science Keywords
  • earth science > paleoclimate > climate reconstructions|ice cores
  • earth science > paleoclimate > ice cores
  • earth science > paleoclimate > climate reconstructions|ice cores
  • earth science > paleoclimate > ice core > physical properties
  • earth science > paleoclimate > ice core > hydrogen isotopes
  • Air Temperature Reconstruction
  • PAGES 2k Network
  • PAGES Arctic 2k
  • Precipitation Reconstruction
Place keywords
  • Continent > North America > Greenland> GISP2 > LATITUDE 72.6 > LONGITUDE -38.5
Use Constraints
  • Cite as: Alley, R.B. (2004-03-01): NOAA/WDS Paleoclimatology - GISP2 - Temperature Reconstruction and Accumulation Data. [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/paleo/study/2475. Accessed [date].
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  • Please cite original publication, online resource, dataset and publication DOIs (where available), and date accessed when using downloaded data. If there is no publication information, please cite investigator, title, online resource, and date accessed. The appearance of external links associated with a dataset does not constitute endorsement by the Department of Commerce/National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration of external Web sites or the information, products or services contained therein. For other than authorized activities, the Department of Commerce/NOAA does not exercise any editorial control over the information you may find at these locations. These links are provided consistent with the stated purpose of this Department of Commerce/NOAA Web site.
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Last Modified: 2019-03-15
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