Accession Number:

ADA533606

Title:

Measurements of 3-D Circulation and Particles Dispersion in Skagit Bay From Lagrangian Drifters and a New Littoral Ocean Observing System

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept.

Corporate Author:

SCRIPPS INSTITUTION OF OCEANOGRAPHY LA JOLLA CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2008-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

3.0

Abstract:

The long term scientific objective is to study the hydrodynamics of near-shore environments with special focus on the spatial structures of the flow that dominate erosion, transport and dispersion processes. We also aim to provide a methodology to test the validity of numerical simulations.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Numerical Mathematics
  • Miscellaneous Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE