Accession Number : AD0708318

Title :   INSTRUCTION MANUAL FOR OBTAINING OCEANOGRAPHIC DATA (THIRD EDITION).

Corporate Author : NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE WASHINGTON D C

Report Date : 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 56

Abstract : Contents: Oceanography; Meteorological, sea and swell, and special observations; Measuring water temperature and depth with a bathythermograph; Measuring water temperature and depth with a bathythermograph; Nansen bottles and reversing thermometers; Taking an oceanographic station; Sheet computations; Manipulating reversing thermometer malfunctions; The shipboard chemistry laboratory; The shipboard chemistry laboratory; Salinity determination of sea water samples; Dissolved oxygen content determination of sea water samples; Phosphate, silicate, pH, and alkalinity determination of sea water samples; Bottom sediment sampling; Current measurements; Underwater photography; Biological sampling; Navigation and sonic soundings; Sonar pinger; Oceanographic station summary and plotting sheets; Seismic profiling systems; AGODDS system; and Shipboard survey system W, X, Y, Z.

Descriptors :   (*OCEANOGRAPHY, *INSTRUCTION MANUALS), MARINE METEOROLOGY, CHEMICAL PROPERTIES, MARINE BIOLOGY, GEOPHYSICS, HYDROGRAPHIC SURVEYING, MINERALS, SEDIMENTATION, OCEANOGRAPHIC EQUIPMENT, BATHYTHERMOGRAPH DATA, ECHO RANGING, DEPTH FINDING, SEA ICE, OCEAN BOTTOM SAMPLING, OCEANOGRAPHIC SHIPS, SURFACE TEMPERATURE, NAVIGATION CHARTS, UNDERWATER PHOTOGRAPHY, GEK DATA, SONAR EQUIPMENT

Subject Categories : Biological Oceanography
      Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE