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):

Report Date:

1991-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

271.0

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.

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