Accession Number:

ADA310619

Title:

Use of GPS-Tracked Drifters to Study Water Mass Exchange and Horizontal Dispersion near a Tidal Inlet.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Jun 92-31 May 94,

Corporate Author:

WOODS HOLE OCEANOGRAPHIC INSTITUTION MA DEPT OF GEOLOGY AND GEOPHYSICS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1996-05-08

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

This program involved tracking surface drifters, equipped with GPS and VH electronics, in the waters near Beaufort Inlet, NC. The primary objectives were to effect improvements in drifter tracking technology and to study circulation and dynamics near Beaufort Inlet.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE