The Hominin Sites and Paleolakes Drilling Project (HSPDP): Using Scientific Drilling to understand the Paleoclimate Context of Human Evolution (HSPDP)
  • Geologic age: pliocene/pleistocene
  • Number of drillsites (drillholes): 6(13)
  • Drilled length: 2180.0 m
  • Cored length: 2180 m
  • Core recovered, length: 1976.35 m
  • Cored length / Total length ratio: 90.66%
  • Core recovered / Total length ratio: 90.66%
drilling operations are originally planned for June 2013 to January 2014. The last core was retrieved in November 2014 at Chew Bahir. The last core description was done April 2015 at LacCore for Chew Bahir holes.
Repository Information: Where the rock samples are stored.
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0° 38' N, 36° 5' E