Accession Number : AD0716416

Title :   Naval Surface Ship Arctic Missions. Volume III. Environment of the Arctic Ocean and the Rimland,

Corporate Author : SYSTEMS RESEARCH CORP WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Sater,J. E.

Report Date : 18 DEC 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 320

Abstract : The report describes the environment and character of the Arctic Basin and its near-shore areas as well as those of the North Atlantic and North Pacific and their shores. The description is directed to the marine environment and to operations in that sphere. The work was conducted by The Arctic Institute of North America to support the analyses of Naval Surface Ship Arctic Missions. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ARCTIC REGIONS, CLIMATE), (*ARCTIC OCEAN, OCEAN CURRENTS), GRAVITY, GEOMAGNETISM, SEA ICE, MARINE METEOROLOGY, COASTAL REGIONS, WEATHER FORECASTING, MARINE BIOLOGY, TERRAIN, GEOLOGY, WIND, VISIBILITY, UNDERWATER SOUND, ATMOSPHERIC PRECIPITATION

Subject Categories : Meteorology
      Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE