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Paleo Slide Set: Low Latitude Ice Cores: High Resolution Records of Climatic Change and Variability in the Tropics and Subtropics
Moving equipment to Dunde Basecamp
From the base camp, equipment was hauled up the lower elevations of the ice cap by mongol ponies. At higher elevations, the snow became too soft for the ponies and the equipment had to be manhauled.

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Lonnie Thompson
Byrd Polar Research Center, The Ohio State University
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