Accession Number : AD0863504
Title : Seasonal Oceanographic Studies in McMurdo Sound, Antarctica.
Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,
Corporate Author : NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE NSTL STATION MS
Personal Author(s) : Tressler, Willis L. ; Ommundsen, Audun M.
Report Date : AUG 1962
Pagination or Media Count : 155
Abstract : The report contains a series of oceanographic stations taken at an icehole 3 miles offshore in McMurdo Sound, Antarctica during the austral winter of 1960-1961. Data on temperature, salinity, dissolved oxygen, current, and bottom sediment are presented along with notes on marine life. Appendix A contains a tabulation of oceanographic data for 28 stations and Appendix B, the analysis of 14 bottom sediment samples. (Author)
Descriptors : (*OCEANOGRAPHIC DATA, ANTARCTIC REGIONS), SEA WATER, OCEAN CURRENTS, TEMPERATURE, SALINITY, PERIODIC VARIATIONS, MARINE BIOLOGY, MARINE GEOLOGY, MARINE METEOROLOGY.
Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE