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Ocean Characteristics & Their Changes

P. R. Kanade

Ocean Characteristics & Their Changes

by P. R. Kanade

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Routledge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oceanography (seas),
  • Japan,
  • Earth Sciences - Oceanography,
  • Science

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages425
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12847289M
    ISBN 109061914701
    ISBN 109789061914709

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Ocean Characteristics & Their Changes by P. R. Kanade Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Institute of Oceanography. Physical Oceanography Department.; National Science Foundation (U.S.). Division of Ocean Sciences.;]. This graphic shows several ocean floor features on a scale fromfeet below sea level.

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Changes in ocean systems generally occur over much longer time periods than in the atmosphere, where storms can form and dissipate in a single day. Interactions between the oceans and atmosphere occur slowly over many months to years, and so does the movement of water within the oceans, including the mixing of deep and shallow waters.

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