Accession Number : AD0638129

Title :   BOTTOM SEDIMENT DATA FROM THE CONTINENTAL SHELF OF THE CHUKCHI AND BEARING SEAS, 1959-1963. VOLUME 2.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.

Corporate Author : WASHINGTON UNIV SEATTLE DEPT OF OCEANOGRAPHY

Personal Author(s) : McManus,Dean A. ; Creager,Joe S.

Report Date : OCT 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 301

Abstract : This report contains data from the granulometric analysis of bottom sediments from the continental shelf of the chukchi and Bering Seas. The samples were taken on cruises of the MV Brown Bear (1959, 1960), USFWS John N. Cobb (1959), USS Burton Island (1960), USS Staten Island (1961), USCGC Northwind (1961, 1962, 1963), and USC+GSS Surveyor (1962). A total of approximately 600 samples of the bottom surface have been analyzed and the results are presented in this report. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*CHUKCHI SEA, OCEAN BOTTOM SAMPLING), (*BERING SEA, OCEAN BOTTOM SAMPLING), (*SEDIMENTATION, OCEAN BOTTOM SAMPLING), OCEANOGRAPHIC DATA, TABLES(DATA), HYDROGRAPHIC SURVEYING

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE