Accession Number:

AD0719990

Title:

The Role of Currents in the Formation of the Pacific Water Layer in the Eastern Part of the Arctic Basin (O Roli Techenii v Formirovanii Prosloiki Tikhookeanskikh Vod v Vostochnoi Chasti Arkticheskogo Basseina),

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1971-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

12.0

Abstract:

The systematic observations of water temperature, surface and deep currents carried out by the drifting station NP-12 during 196364 disclose the existence of warm Pacific layer in the Arctic Ocean. This layer lies between 50m and 150m and extends from the Bering Strait to the North Pole. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE