Accession Number : AD0742342

Title :   Annual Progress Report, January 1, 1971 to December 31, 1971,

Corporate Author : HAWAII INST OF GEOPHYSICS HONOLULU

Personal Author(s) : Woollard,George P. ; Wyrtki,Klaus ; Sutton,G. H. ; Chave,Keith

Report Date : 31 DEC 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 18

Abstract : The report is subdivided on the basis of the three tasks covered by subject contract with a separate report for each task prepared by the respective principal investigators. The report for Task 2 also includes the cruise reports for Legs 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 of the 1971 cruise of R/V KANA KEOKI which left Honolulu April 26, 1971 and is not expected back until approximately June 1, 1972. The operational areas covered are from Ponape in the Marshall Islands to Palau, the Carolina Basin-Bismarck Sea area, across the Ontong Java Plateau to Fiji, the Fiji Plateau with a crossing of the Austral Island Ridge to Tahiti. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*OCEANOGRAPHIC DATA, *PACIFIC OCEAN), (*MARINE GEOPHYSICS, INDIAN OCEAN), SEA WATER, THERMAL PROPERTIES, UNDERWATER SOUND, SOUND TRANSMISSION, MARINE GEOLOGY, GRAVITY, ANOMALIES, HYDROGRAPHIC SURVEYING, BATHYTHERMOGRAPH DATA, CHEMICAL PROPERTIES, SEISMOLOGY, HEAT TRANSFER, EARTHQUAKES, ARABIA

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE