Accession Number : AD0828240

Title :   PROJECT FLOOD, REPORT ON DATA COLLECTED BY MINE DIVISION 84 EASTERN LIGURIAN SEA, DECEMBER 1965.

Descriptive Note : Informal rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE NSTL STATION MS

Personal Author(s) : Barwick, Atwood S.

Report Date : DEC 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 86

Abstract : During December 1965, Mine Division 84 was engaged in the collection of oceanographic data for Project FLOOD in the eastern Ligurian Sea. These data included bottom sediments, serial temperature and salinity, and Secchi disc water transparency observations. The data are presented in the report along with estimates of their accuracies. A review of the manner in which the observations were made and recorded is also included for the benefit of future participating ships. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*OCEANOGRAPHIC DATA, MEDITERRANEAN SEA), SALINITY, OCEAN BOTTOM SAMPLING, SURFACE TEMPERATURE, BATHYTHERMOGRAPH DATA, SEA WATER, PARTICLE SIZE, SEDIMENTATION, TEMPERATURE, DEPTH INDICATORS, SAMPLERS, CONTAMINATION, ACCURACY, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, COASTAL REGIONS, MAPS.

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE