Accession Number:

AD0016522

Title:

SPECIAL CORES TAKEN IN THE YORK RIVER FOR THE NAVAL RESEARCH LABORATORY

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

JOHNS HOPKINS UNIV BALTIMORE MD CHESAPEAKE BAY INST

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1952-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

32.0

Abstract:

An analysis was made of core samples taken during Operation Mud. The sediments in the York River area were predominantly sand. Size-distribution determinations were obtained for samples selected at various depths on the basis of lithologic changes in the cores. Cumulative curves and the parameters and central tendencies calculated from them are presented.

Subject Categories:

  • Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE