New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition

The New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition (NZGSAE) describes a series of scientific explorations of the continent Antarctica. The expeditions were notably active throughout the 1950s and 1960s.

Features named by the expeditionsEdit

1957–1958 expeditionEdit

The 1957–1958 expedition went to the Ross Dependency[1] and named the Borchgrevink Glacier. Other features named include:

1958–1959 expeditionEdit

1960–1961 expeditionEdit

1961–1962 expeditionEdit

1962–1963 expeditionEdit

1963–1964 expeditionEdit

1964–1965 expeditionEdit

1965–1966 expeditionEdit

1967–1968 expeditionEdit

1969–1970 expeditionEdit

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics, June 1963.
  2. ^ "Carter Ridge". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey, United States Department of the Interior.

  This article incorporates public domain material from the United States Geological Survey document: "New Zealand Geological Survey Antarctic Expedition". (content from the Geographic Names Information System)