Accession Number:

AD0750753

Title:

Oceanography of the Strait of Sicily.

Descriptive Note:

Conference proceedings,

Corporate Author:

SACLANT ASW RESEARCH CENTRE LA SPEZIA (ITALY)

Report Date:

1972-09-15

Pagination or Media Count:

244.0

Abstract:

Contents The Strait of Sicily in relation to the general circulation of the Mediterranean The hydrological characteristics of the waters exchanged between the eastern and the western basins of the Mediterranean A study of the turbulent flow and character of the water masses over the Sicilian Ridge in both summer and winter A summary of oceanographic data obtained in deep water in the Strait of Sicily in May 1970 A contribution to the hydrology of the Strait of Sicily Preliminary results of current measurements in the Strait of Sicily in May 1970 The structure of fronts in the seasonal thermocline The general geophysics and geology of the Strait of Sicily Bathymetry, gravity and magnetism in the Strait of Sicily The fauna of the Strait of Sicily A contribution to the study of the surface and deep zooplankton in the Strait of Sicily.

Subject Categories:

  • Biological Oceanography
  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE