Ice Surface Movement in Marie Byrd Land
Morgan, Peter J. (1970-12)
This report represents the fourth part of a continuing study on the surface movement of that part of the Antarctic ice sheet which lies between Byrd Station and Mt. Chapman. The work detailed here encompasses the ...
Glaciological Investigations on the Casement Glacier, Southeast Alaska
Peterson, Donald N. (1970-09)
Measurements made on Casement Glacier during the summers of 1965, 1966, and 1967 revealed time-variations in the horizontal component of the surface velocities. The summer velocities were greater than the “winter” velocities. ...
The Scientific Exploration of Greenland from the Norsemen to the Present
Loewe, F. (1970-09)
This paper discusses the history of the exploration of Greenland and the reason for exploration. Scientific investigations today are included in the report.
Glacial Geology of Adams Inlet, Southeastern Alaska
McKenzie, Garry D. (1970-11)
Adams Inlet is in the rolling and rugged Chilkat-Baranof Mountains in the eastern part of Glacier Bay National Monument, Alaska. Rapid deglaciation of the area in the first half of the twentieth century has exposed thick ...
Studies in the Geochronology and Geochemistry of the Transantarctic Mountains
Faure, Gunter; Eastin, R.; Gunner, J.; Hill, R. L.; Jones, Lois M.; Elliot, David H. (1970-09)
This is the third annual progress report submitted by Institute of Polar Studies researchers to the National Science Foundation (Grant No. GA-898X) on the geochronology and geochemistry of rocks from the Transantarctic ...