Accession Number : AD0709426
Title : CIRCULATION, EFFLUENT DIFFUSION, AND SEDIMENT TRANSPORT, MOUTH OF SOUTH PASS, MISSISSIPPI RIVER DELTA.
Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,
Corporate Author : LOUISIANA STATE UNIV BATON ROUGE COASTAL STUDIES INST
Personal Author(s) : Wright,Lynn D.
Report Date : 30 JUN 1970
Pagination or Media Count : 67
Abstract : A study was conducted at the mouth of South Pass, Mississippi River, to ascertain the influence exerted by interaction between effluent and ambient fluids; tide; waves; winds; bottom topography and channel mouth geometry; regional coastal currents; horizontal and vertical density gradients; and hydrologic regime of the Mississippi River. (Author)
Descriptors : (*DELTAS, DEPOSITION), (*RIVERS, SOILS), (*SOILS, TRANSPORT PROPERTIES), HYDROLOGY, SEA WATER, TIDES, DATA PROCESSING, WIND
Subject Categories : Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE