- a coastal region of Antarctica on the Indian Ocean to the south of Australia; most of the territory is claimed by Australia
How To Use Wilkes Land In A Sentence
- The JOIDES Resolution expedition to Wilkes Land is investigating some of these, such as the Pliocene, about 3 million years ago, when the world was on average 3 C (5.4 F) warmer than today.
- There are ice-free coastal areas that include parts of southern Victoria Land, Wilkes Land, the Antarctic Peninsula area, and parts of Ross Island on McMurdo Sound (the site of the National Science Foundation's McMurdo Station). Antarctica