Accession Number : AD0862933

Title :   Oceanographic Observations, 1966, East Coast of the United States.

Descriptive Note : Oceanographic rept. no. 29, May 66-Mar 67,

Corporate Author : COAST GUARD WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Chase, Joseph

Report Date : 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 154

Abstract : Daily water surface and bottom temperature and salinity observations for 1966 from 13 locations along the Atlantic seaboard are tabulated, plotted, and discussed. The locations are: Mt. Desert Rock Light Station; Portland Lightship; BOSTON Lightship; Nantucket Shoals Lightship; Woods Hole, Massachussetts; Buzzards Bay Entrance Light Station; Ambrose Channel Lightship; Barnegat Lightship; Five Fathom Bank Lightship; Deleware Lightship; Chesapeake Light Station; Diamond Shoal Lightship and Light Station; Frying Pan Shoals Light Station.

Descriptors :   (*OCEANOGRAPHIC DATA, ATLANTIC OCEAN), (*SEA WATER, SALINITY), TEMPERATURE, OCEAN BOTTOM, CONTINENTAL SHELVES.

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE