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2 edition of Eleven Year Deep-Water Wave Climate of Canadian Atlantic Waters. found in the catalog.

Eleven Year Deep-Water Wave Climate of Canadian Atlantic Waters.

Canada. Dept. of Fisheries and Oceans.

Eleven Year Deep-Water Wave Climate of Canadian Atlantic Waters.

by Canada. Dept. of Fisheries and Oceans.

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Published by s.n in S.l .
Written in English


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SeriesCanada Dept. of Fisheries and Oceans Canadian Technical Report of Hydrography and Ocean Sciences -- 13
ContributionsNeu, H.
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Open LibraryOL21944385M

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  Extensive wave-recording programs have defined the annual average levels of ocean wave energy in deep water, just off the Continental Shelf, at about 80 kW/m (kilowatts per metre) of wave front on Canada's Atlantic coast, and at about kW/m on the Pacific coast. The surface layer of the Pacific Ocean waters ranges from about to metres thick. This warm layer is shallower along the coasts of North America than in the central and western regions of the Pacific. Along Canada’s west coast, the surface temperatures of .


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Eleven Year Deep-Water Wave Climate of Canadian Atlantic Waters by Canada. Dept. of Fisheries and Oceans. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Deep water in that region was an average of 8 C for the last 30 years, said Hebert, who assessed the survey data for the Fisheries Department.

It is. By The Canadian Press Fri., Ap timer 1 min. read HALIFAX - A federal scientist says deep water off the coast of Nova Scotia was abnormally warm earlier this week. confirming previous hypotheses of isolation of the deep water in the Canada Basin.

Introduction The Arctic Ocean (Fig. 1) contains two main basins, the Eurasian and Canadian, separated by the Lomonosov Ridge. Timmermans et al. () have ar-gued that the deepest waters of the Makarov Basin (MB, a subbasin of the Canadian Basin) are being ven.

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An empirical model of carbon flux and 14C-derived ages of the water in the Canada Basin of the Arctic Ocean as a function of depth was used to estimate the long-term rate of primary production within this region. An estimate can be made because the deep waters of the Canadian Basin are isolated from the world oceans by the Lomonosov Ridge (sill depth about meters).Cited by: This is what Marson et al.

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The Atlantic hurricane season was a well below average Atlantic hurricane season and the first since with no major hurricanes. It was a well below average season for both hurricanes and major hurricanes but it was a slightly above average season for named storms.

It was also the first season since with no storms of at least Category 2 intensity on the Saffir–Simpson hurricane. An overflow of magnitude Sv (Sv ≡ 10 6 m −3 s −1) has been predicted to enter the Makarov Basin (part of the Canadian Basin in the Arctic Ocean) from the Eurasian Basin via a deep gap in the dividing Lomonosov authors argue that this overflow does not ventilate the deep Makarov Basin (below m) where the water is too warm and salty to be compatible with such a large.

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