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File Identifier: gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.geology:G02887
Metadata Date Stamp: 2015-12-31
Identification Information
Title: Records of Lead and Other Heavy Metal Inputs to Sediments of the Ala Wai Canal, Oahu, HI
Dataset Publication Date: 1998-01-21
Abstract: 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 NCEI by Dr. Eric DeCarlo for distribution.
Credit Dr. Eric DeCarlo, University of Hawaii, funded by the NOAA SeaGrant Program.
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.
Data Type: Vector
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Browse Graphic Caption: sample locations in study area
Browse Graphic Type: GIF
Data Theme
Theme Topics: Geological and Geophysical, Oceans and Estuaries
Spatial Domain
West Bounding Longitude: -157.838
South Bounding Latitude: 21.28
East Bounding Longitude: -157.822
North Bounding Latitude: 21.291
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Beginning Date: 1991-07-01
Ending Date: 1992-07-31
Data Quality Information
Scope (quality information applies to): Dataset
Data History: lineage prior to transfer to NCEI is unknown
Distribution Information
Format Name: ASCII
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Distribution Link Function: Information
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Acquisition Information
Instrument: various
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