Accession Number : AD0689142

Title :   OBSERVATIONS OF MOTION AT INTERMEDIATE AND LARGE SCALES IN A COASTAL PLAIN ESTUARY.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : JOHNS HOPKINS UNIV BALTIMORE MD CHESAPEAKE BAY INST

Personal Author(s) : Cannon,Glenn A.

Report Date : MAR 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 129

Abstract : The immediate purpose of the proposed experiments was to obtain a set of simultaneous Eulerian measurements of horizontal velocities. The specific objective of this investigation was to determine, in the field, how representative a record obtained at one point was of a record obtained at another point as a function of the separation. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ESTUARIES, RIVER CURRENTS), MOTION, COASTAL REGIONS, MEASURING INSTRUMENTS, DETECTORS, TURBULENCE, TIDES, VELOCITY, MEASUREMENT, SALINITY, DATA PROCESSING

Subject Categories : Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE