Accession Number : AD0667844

Title :   A STUDY OF ORGANIC MATERIALS FOUND IN THE UPPER 60 MICRONS OF THE SEA SURFACE AND THEIR RELATIONSHIPS TO SURFACE FILMS.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Nov 66-31 Oct 67,

Corporate Author : SCRIPPS INSTITUTION OF OCEANOGRAPHY LA JOLLA CALIF DIV OF MARINE BIOLOGY

Personal Author(s) : Harvey,George W.

Report Date : 05 APR 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 32

Abstract : Organic matter from the sea surface (upper 60 microns) and from a depth of 10 cm was sampled and identified. Particular attention was given to living organisms. Trends in meteorological and oceanographic variables were correlated with the quantitative data.

Descriptors :   (*SEA WATER, ORGANIC MATERIALS), (*PLANKTON, SAMPLING), FILMS, MICROSCOPY, METEOROLOGICAL PHENOMENA, OCEANOGRAPHIC DATA, CHLOROPHYLLS, TRYPTOPHAN

Subject Categories : Biochemistry
      Biological Oceanography
      Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE