A Thermal, Isotopic, and Chemical Study of Lake Vanda and Don Juan Pond, Antartica

  1. David H. Elliot and
  2. George L. Blaisdell
  1. Irving Friedman1,
  2. Athol Rafter2 and
  3. George I. Smith3

Published Online: 16 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118668207.ch5

Contributions to Antarctic Research IV

Contributions to Antarctic Research IV

How to Cite

Friedman, I., Rafter, A. and Smith, G. I. (1995) A Thermal, Isotopic, and Chemical Study of Lake Vanda and Don Juan Pond, Antartica, in Contributions to Antarctic Research IV (eds D. H. Elliot and G. L. Blaisdell), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1002/9781118668207.ch5

Author Information

  1. 1

    U.S. Geological Survey, Denver, Colorado

  2. 2

    Institute for Nuclear Studies, Lower Hutt, New Zealand

  3. 3

    U.S. Geological Survey, Menlo Park, California

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1995

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875908762

Online ISBN: 9781118668207

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Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Sampling and Analytical Procedures

  • Significance of Temperature Measurements

  • Don Juan Pond

  • Lake Vanda Waters

  • Lake Vanda Sub-Botyom Sediments and Interstitial Waters

  • Strontium Isotopes

  • Origin of the Waters and Salts in Lake Vanda

  • History of Don Juan Pond and Lake Vanda

  • Comparison of the History of Wright and Taylor Valleys