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Curation of National Antarctic Sediment Collections

The grant was for the re-curation of the Antarctic Sediment collection and prepare the collection for transportation to Oregon State University. The move of the cores took place in July and August of 2018. A total of 18,512 m of core was transferred which consisted of 8,787 large diameter D-tubes, 2,968 small diameteer D-tubed and 4,998 core boxes. In addition that were an additional 729 totes with samples. </br> In addition in the last two years of the core facility at FSU we filled 20 sample requests and accommodated 6 visits to the collection for sampling by the PI.

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