ANZIC LEGACY ANALYTICAL FUNDING FOR PROJECT: GLACIAL-INTERGLACIAL DYNAMICS ON THE IRISH MARGIN DURING THE QUATERNARY: INSIGHTS FROM IODP SITE U1318 ON THE PORCUPINE SEABIGHT

Grant number: LE160100067 | Funding period: 2018 - 2020

Completed

Abstract

This project is for a 5-year membership of the International Ocean Discovery Program, the world’s largest collaborative research program in earth and ocean sciences addressing international priorities. The program conducts seagoing coring expeditions and monitoring of instrumented boreholes to study the history and current activity of the Earth, recorded in sediments and rocks below the seafloor. The program’s aims include understanding past global environments on multiple time scales, the deep biosphere, plate tectonics, occurrence and distribution of resources, and generation of hazards. Several multinational expeditions are scheduled and planned in our marine jurisdiction and within the A..

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