Accession Number:

ADA624679

Title:

The Beaufort Shelfbreak Jet: Structure, Variability, and Fate

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept.

Corporate Author:

WOODS HOLE OCEANOGRAPHIC INSTITUTION MA DEPT OF PHYSICAL OCEANOGRAPHY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2001-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

The long-term goal is to understand the dynamics of exchange between the shelf and open ocean. Regionally, we wish to determine the dominant processes leading to shelf-basin exchange in the western Arctic, and the impact of this on the ventilation of the Arctic halocline.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE