Accession Number : AD0718178

Title :   High Latitudinal Oceanographic Expedition of the Diesel-Electric Vessel Ob (Vysokoshirotnaya Okeanograficheskaya Ekspeditsiya na Dizel-Elektrokhode Ob),

Corporate Author : NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Balakshin,L. L.

Report Date : 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : The Ob' expedition organized by the Soviet Arctic Institute in 1956 to investigate the northern region of the Greenland Sea is reviewed. The complex investigation gathered and processed data on depth, sediments, biological composition, chemical and physical properties of water, including the movement of ice in the area. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*OCEANOGRAPHIC DATA, *GREENLAND SEA), DEPTH FINDING, SEDIMENTATION, MARINE BIOLOGY, SEA WATER, CHEMICAL PROPERTIES, PHYSICAL PROPERTIES, SEA ICE, HEAT TRANSFER, HYDROGRAPHIC SURVEYING, OCEANOGRAPHIC SHIPS, USSR

Subject Categories : Biological Oceanography
      Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Snow, Ice and Permafrost

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE