Accession Number : AD0847506

Title :   Marine Geophysical Survey Program 65-67 Western North Atlantic and Eastern and Central North Pacific Oceans. Area XVII, Volume 6. Core, Sound Velocimeter, Hydrographic and Bottom Photographic Stations - Cores and Bottom Photographs.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : ALPINE GEOPHYSICAL ASSOCIATES INC NORWOOD NJ

Personal Author(s) : Lair, Claude ; Sanko, Peter

Report Date : JUN 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 85

Abstract : The report presents an analysis of the physical and chemical properties of the sediments cored in the North Philippine Sea in Area 17 by the R/V Bertha Ann. Horizontal sound-speed measurements are compared to the physical properties to observe correlations. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MARINE GEOPHYSICS, ATLANTIC OCEAN), (*OCEANOGRAPHIC DATA, PACIFIC OCEAN), HYDROGRAPHIC SURVEYING, OCEANOGRAPHIC SHIPS, UNDERWATER SOUND, NAVIGATION CHARTS, SEDIMENTATION, PHYSICAL PROPERTIES, GRAVITY, SOUND TRANSMISSION, PARTICLE SIZE, CALCIUM COMPOUNDS, CARBONATES, VELOCITY, UNDERWATER PHOTOGRAPHY.

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE