Accession Number : AD0611120

Title :   A PLAN FOR IMPROVING THE CLIMATE OF PRIMORSKII KRAI,

Corporate Author : EMMANUEL COLL BOSTON MASS RESEARCH LANGUAGE CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Vapnyar,D. U. ; Pokudov,V. V.

Report Date : MAY 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 16

Abstract : The feasibility of a plan for improving the climate of Primorskii Krai (far east Russia) by constructing a dam across the Nevelskii Straits, between the Sea of Japan and the Sea of Okhotsk is discussed. The problem of what changes might occur in the hydrological regime of the Sea of Japan if this dam were constructed is investigated.

Descriptors :   (*CLIMATE, FAR EAST), (*OCEANOGRAPHY, FAR EAST), JAPAN SEA, OKHOTSK SEA, OCEAN CURRENTS, HEAT TRANSFER, DAMS, MARINE METEOROLOGY, GEOPHYSICS, USSR, FEASIBILITY STUDIES

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE