Accession Number : AD0861839

Title :   Marine Geophysical Survey Program 65-67. Western North Pacific Ocean and South China Sea. Area 13, Volume 5, Core Analysis and Bottom Photographs.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : ALPINE GEOPHYSICAL ASSOCIATES INC NORWOOD NJ

Personal Author(s) : Lair, C. ; Sanko, P.

Report Date : MAY 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 124

Abstract : The volume gives a summary of the sediment types recovered in the cores taken in Area 13 and compares the various physical properties of the sediment with sound velocity measurements taken down the length of the cores. A brief description of the bottom surface along with photographs taken at each core location is presented. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MARINE GEOPHYSICS, PACIFIC OCEAN), (*OCEANOGRAPHIC DATA, SOUTH CHINA SEA), HYDROGRAPHIC SURVEYING, UNDERWATER SOUND, SEDIMENTATION, CLASSIFICATION, PHYSICAL PROPERTIES, UNDERWATER PHOTOGRAPHY, OCEAN BOTTOM TOPOGRAPHY, REVERBERATION, PARTICLE SIZE, ACOUSTIC PROPERTIES, BATHYTHERMOGRAPH DATA, OCEANOGRAPHIC SHIPS, DEPTH FINDING, OCEAN BOTTOM SAMPLING.

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE