Accession Number : AD0763591

Title :   Hydrographic, Chemical and Optical Observations from Legs 4 and 5, YALOC-71,

Corporate Author : OREGON STATE UNIV CORVALLIS SCHOOL OF OCEANOGRAPHY

Personal Author(s) : Plank,William S. ; Anderson,James J. ; Pak,Hasong

Report Date : MAY 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 386

Abstract : Hydrographic, chemical and optical data collected on legs 4 and 5 (November and December, 1971) of YALOC-71 in the vicinity of the Panama Basin are presented. The measurements were made for two purposes -- to study the behavior of the Cromwell Current near the Galapagos Islands and to study the suspended particulate matter in the Panama Basin. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*OCEANOGRAPHIC DATA, *PACIFIC OCEAN), TEMPERATURE, WIND, OCEAN WAVES, METEOROLOGICAL PHENOMENA, SALINITY, OXYGEN, PHOSPHORUS, NITRATES, SILICATES, GALAPAGOS ISLANDS, SCATTERING

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE