Collaborative Research: Climate, Ice Dynamics and Biology using a Deep Ice Core from the West Antarctic Ice Sheet Ice Divide

Affiliation(s)PIProject periodFunded by
DHS Taylor, Kendrick C 08/01/2010 - 07/31/2011 National Science Foundation

Project Description

The main science objectives of the project are to investigate: 1. Climate forcing by greenhouse gases 2. Initiation of climate changes 3. Stability of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet 4. Cryobiology in the ice core