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Ocean Surface Currents Glossary
This glossary provides short definitions of the oceanographic jargon used to describe ocean surface currents. It is designed to accompany the website "Ocean Surface Currents", a reference that provides information on surface currents in the world's oceans.
Intended for grade levels:
  • High (9-12)
  • College (13-14)
  • General public
Type of resource:
  • Text:
    • Glossary
Subject:
  • Ocean Sciences:
    • Chemical oceanography
    • Physical oceanography
Technical requirements:
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright 2001 - 2005 the University of Miami.
DLESE Catalog ID: DLESE-000-000-008-292
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Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Contact: Prof Arthur J. Mariano
Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science
University of Miami

Contributor: Prof Donald B. Olson
Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science
University of Miami

Contributor: Edward J. Kearns
Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science
University of Miami

Publisher: The University of Miami
Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science
http://www.rsmas.miami.edu/