Accession Number : AD0736981

Title :   Report of the International Ice Patrol Service in the North Atlantic Ocean, Season of 1970,

Corporate Author : COAST GUARD WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Hammond,R. E.

Report Date : 28 SEP 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 96

Abstract : The report is 56th in a series of annual reports on the International Ice Patrol Service in the North Atlantic Ocean. It contains information on Ice Patrol organization, communications, and operations, on ice and environmental conditions and their relationship in 1970, and an analysis of preseason iceberg surveys made by the U.S. Coast Guard since 1948. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*AERIAL RECONNAISSANCE, SEA ICE), (*SEA ICE, ATLANTIC OCEAN), OCEAN CURRENTS, WIND, ICE ISLANDS, WATER TRAFFIC, COAST GUARD, PATROL CRAFT, WEATHER FORECASTING, THICKNESS, MELTING, FREEZING, NEWFOUNDLAND(PROVINCE), TABLES(DATA)

Subject Categories : Snow, Ice and Permafrost

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE