Accession Number : AD0494920

Title :   The Transparency by Black and White Secchi Disc of the Waters of New York and Newport Bights. Cruise STIRNI I, July-September 1951.

Descriptive Note : Status rept. no. 15,

Corporate Author : CORNELL UNIV ITHACA NY

Personal Author(s) : Powers, Charles F. ; Deubler, Earl E., Jr. ; Backus, Richard H.

Report Date : FEB 1952

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : This report includes transparency data over black as well as white Secchi discs and gives coverage for the waters of the New York Bight and Newport Bight areas. These data were gathered during the course of Cruise STIRNI I, July-September 1951. Transparency in feet was observed over black and white Secchi discs at each of 228 stations distributed throughout the area.

Descriptors :   *HYDROGRAPHIC SURVEYING), (*COASTAL REGIONS, ATLANTIC OCEAN), (*ATLANTIC OCEAN, DENSITY, SALINITY, CONTINENTAL SHELVES, NUTRITION, DEPTH FINDING, WATER POLLUTION, OCEAN CURRENTS, HARBORS, OCEANOGRAPHIC DATA, NEW YORK.

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE