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PRISM late Pliocene (Piacenzian) alkenone - derived SST data

Dates

Publication Date
Start Date
2008
End Date
2017

Citation

Dowsett, H.J., Foley, K.M., Robinson, M.M., and Herbert, T.D., 2017, PRISM late Pliocene (Piacenzian) alkenone - derived SST data: U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/F7959G1S.

Summary

This dataset collects sea surface temperature data generated through alkenone analysis of late Pliocene sediments collected from cores and field localities by USGS PRISM project members. Alkenone analysis of sample material was performed by Timothy Herbert at Brown University.

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Purpose

This data was produced to both supplement and verify existing data on the late Pliocene climate generated by the USGS PRISM project

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