Sea Ice Rubble Formations in the Bering Sea and Norton Sound, Alaska.
COLD REGIONS RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING LAB HANOVER NH
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The occurrence of large, grounded pressure ridge formations up to 15 m high in the coastal waters of Norton Sound and the Bering Sea is discussed. These formations periodically float free and drift about, gouging the seabed. Their mass makes them a severe threat to both floating and bottom-founded structures in these waters. Author
- Snow, Ice and Permafrost