Accession Number : AD0749247

Title :   Cationic Analysis of the Byrd Station, Antarctica, Ice Core.

Descriptive Note : Special rept.,

Corporate Author : COLD REGIONS RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING LAB HANOVER N H

Personal Author(s) : Ragone,Stephen E. ; Finelli,Roland V.

Report Date : AUG 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : Eighty-five ice samples taken from the Byrd Station, Antarctica, ice core were analyzed for Na(+), K(+), Ca(2+), and Mg(2+) concentrations by atomic absorption spectroscopy. The depth measured was from 168 to 2090 m.

Descriptors :   (*ICE, CHEMICAL ANALYSIS), (*ANTARCTIC REGIONS, ICE), ALKALI METALS, ATOMIC SPECTROSCOPY

Subject Categories : Snow, Ice and Permafrost

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE