Accession Number:

ADA626403

Title:

Large-Scale Physical Forcing of Thin Layer Dynamics

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept.

Corporate Author:

CALIFORNIA UNIV SANTA CRUZ DEPT OF OCEAN SCIENCES

Report Date:

2002-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

Our long-term goal is to understand how physical processes influence the formation, maintenance and dispersion of thin layers of phytoplankton and zooplankton. Using this information, our goal is to predict the spatial distribution and temporal occurrence of thin layers in the ocean.

Subject Categories:

  • Biological Oceanography
  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE