Accession Number : ADA265902


Title :   Environmental Guide for ASW in Eastern Canadian Shallow Waters. Part 2: Environmental Data


Descriptive Note : Master's thesis


Corporate Author : ROYAL ROADS MILITARY COLL VICTORIA (BRITISH COLUMBIA)


Personal Author(s) : Normand, Daniel


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a265902.pdf


Report Date : Jan 1991


Pagination or Media Count : 271


Abstract : This document includes environmental data for the following topics: (1) Bottom features such as bathymetry, sediment types, physiographic provinces, false targets, and magnetic anomalies; (2) Climatology data for wind, visibility, air temperature, precipitation, sea ice, and icing; and (3) Oceanographic data including waves, currents description, sea surface temperature, water masses and fronts, and temperature. Other topics relevant to antisubmarine warfare are discussed in this report. Some of these include marine biology, commercial shipping and fishing and acoustics.


Descriptors :   *OCEANOGRAPHIC DATA , *BATHYMETRY , *MARINE BIOLOGY , *UNDERWATER ACOUSTICS , *MARINE CLIMATOLOGY , THICKNESS , OCEAN WAVES , OCEAN CURRENTS , CANADA , MASS FLOW , VISIBILITY , FRONTS(OCEANOGRAPHY) , SHIPPING , ANTISUBMARINE WARFARE , SEDIMENTS , WATER MASSES , OCEAN BOTTOM TOPOGRAPHY , SALINITY , COMMERCIAL FISHING , ATMOSPHERIC PRECIPITATION , UNITED KINGDOM , BIOLUMINESCENCE , STORMS , FREEZING , SHALLOW WATER , WIND , ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE , THESES , ICE FORMATION


Subject Categories : Meteorology
      Biological Oceanography
      Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Surface Transportation and Equipment
      Undersea and Antisubmarine Warfare
      Acoustic Detection and Detectors


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE