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Records of Lead and Other Heavy Metal Inputs to Sediments of the Ala Wai Canal, Oahu, HI

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Four cores are given: G8, G8B, M21, and M3. For each core, a printable table file (*.PRN) and a spreadsheet (*.WK3) are provided. The file names reflect the sediment core ID. Documentation of techiques and context are provided in the bibliographic reference: De Carlo, Eric H. and Khalil J. Spencer, 1995, Records of Lead and Other Heavy Metal Inputs to Sediments of the Ala Wai Canal, O'ahu, Hawai'i, Pacific Science vol. 49, no. 4, p. 571-491.Project: Records of Lead and Other Heavy Metal Inputs to Sediments of the Ala Wai Canal, Oahu, HawaiiFunding: NSF (PI: P.Fryer, Young Scholars Program) and NOAA-UH Sea Grant College Program under institutional grant NA89AA-D-SG063 project R/ME-1PD to G.M.McMurty and E.H. DeCarloFiles in the data set:Tab-delimited Version Spreadsheet Version Core Date Longitude LatitudeG8BTAB.PRN G8BTAB.WK3 core G8B July 1992 157 49' 20'' W 21 16' 49'' NG8TAB.PRN G8TAB.WK3 core G8 July 1991 157 49' 20'' W 21 16' 49'' NM21TAB.PRN M21TAB.WK3 core M21 July 1991 157 49' 37'' W 21 17' 06'' NM3TAB.PRN M3.WK3 core M3 July 1991 157 50' 18'' W 21 17' 29'' N The data were sent to NGDC by Dr. Eric DeCarlo for distribution.

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General Documentation
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Originator
  • Eric DeCarlo
    University of Hawaii
Originator
  • Kahlil Spencer
    University of Hawaii
Publisher
  • National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA
Date(s)
  • publication: 1998-01-21
  • revision: 1998-01-21
Edition: First
Data Presentation Form: Digital table - digital representation of facts or figures systematically displayed, especially in columns
Dataset Progress Status Complete
Data Update Frequency: Not planned  -  Completed data set, no additions planned.
Purpose: environmental research
Use Limitations
  • Please cite the originator of the data set, the date downloaded, and the National Geophysical Data Center, NOAA, as the source of the data.
  • Produced by the NOAA National Geophysical Data Center. Not subject to copyright protection within the United States.
Time Period: 1991-07-01  to  1992-07-31
Spatial Reference System: urn:ogc:def:crs:EPSG:4326
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates:
N: 21.291
S: 21.28
E: -157.822
W: -157.838
Spatial Coverage Map:
Themes
  • Scientific archives
  • Electronic records
  • Oceanography
  • Ocean bottom
  • Geology
  • Submarine geology
  • Marine sediments
  • Marine geology
  • Sea-floor characteristics
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > Marine Sediments > Sedimentation
  • EARTH SCIENCE > Oceans > Marine Sediments > Sediment Chemistry
  • EARTH SCIENCE > Oceans > Marine Environment Monitoring
  • EARTH SCIENCE > Solid Earth > Rocks/Minerals > Sediments
  • EARTH SCIENCE > Solid Earth > Geochemistry
  • EARTH SCIENCE > Solid Earth > Geochemistry > Marine Geochemistry
  • EARTH SCIENCE > Solid Earth > Geochemistry > Major Elements
  • CIESIN > Environmental Protection > Resource Management
  • CIESIN > Environmental Protection > Environmental Monitoring
Data Centers
  • WDC/GEOPHYSICS, BOULDER > World Data Center for Geophysics, Boulder
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Platforms
  • In Situ Ocean-based Platforms > SHIPS
Instruments
  • In Situ/Laboratory Instruments > Corers > CORING DEVICES
  • In Situ/Laboratory Instruments > Corers > SEDIMENT CORERS
Places
  • United States > Hawaii > Honolulu > Oahu > Ala Wai Canal
  • VERTICAL LOCATION > SEA FLOOR
  • OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN > CENTRAL PACIFIC OCEAN > HAWAIIAN ISLANDS
  • OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN > CENTRAL PACIFIC OCEAN
Projects
  • Unknown
Use Constraints
  • While every effort has been made to ensure that these data are accurate and reliable within the limits of the current state of the art, NOAA cannot assume liability for any damages caused by any errors or omissions in the data, nor as a result of the failure of the data to function on a particular system. NOAA makes no warranty, expressed or implied, nor does the fact of distribution constitute such a warranty.
Access Constraints
  • Access to this dataset is unrestricted.
Fees
  • free online download
Source Datasets
Lineage Statement Lineage prior to transfer to NGDC is unknown
Processing Environment Native Dataset Environment: ASCII text

Metadata Last Modified: 2014-05-05

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