ICDP SUSTAIN Program at Surtsey (SUSTAIN)
  • Geologic age: quaternary
  • Number of drillsites (drillholes): 1(3): 1979-Sep 4th,2017
  • Drilled length: 878.1 m
  • Cored length: 854.43 m
  • Core recovered, length: 836.93 m
  • Cored length / Total length ratio: 97.88%
  • Core recovered / Total length ratio: 95.15%
workshop proposal done: 2014; workshop successfully done in Sep 30 to Oct 4, 2014; full proposal done: Jan 2015; DIS training done Apr 2016; field campaign from July 15th to September 15th, 2017
field campaign from July 15th to September 15th, 2017
Repository Information: Where the rock samples are stored.
Volcanic Rocks:
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63.303° N, 20.605° W