Accession Number:

ADA626307

Title:

Variability of the Kuroshio in the East China Sea, and its Relationship to the Ryukyu Current

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept.

Corporate Author:

NAVAL RESEARCH LAB STENNIS DETACHMENT STENNIS SPACE CENTER MS

Report Date:

2002-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

The long-term goal is to characterize and understand the dynamics of the time varying structure and transport of the Western Boundary Current WBC system at 26 -28 N in the northwest Pacific Ocean, in particular the Kuroshio in the East China Sea ECS, and with our Japanese colleagues the Ryukyu Current.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE