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Satellite oceanography

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries. Subcommittee on Oceanography and the Great Lakes.

Satellite oceanography

hearing before the Subcommittee on Oceanography and the Great Lakes of the Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries, House of Representatives, One Hundred First Congress, first session ... April 27, 1989.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries. Subcommittee on Oceanography and the Great Lakes.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office, U.S. G.P.O. in Washington, [D.C.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Oceanography -- Remote sensing.,
    • Artificial satellites in remote sensing -- United States.,
    • Oceanography and state -- United States.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF27 .M473 1989e
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 79 p. ;
      Number of Pages79
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1813086M
      LC Control Number89602701

        Oceanography is the study of the physical, chemical, and biological features of the ocean, including the ocean’s ancient history, its current condition, and its future. In a time when the ocean is threatened by climate change and pollution, coastlines are eroding, and entire species of marine life are at risk of extinction, the role of. Copy the HTML code below to embed this book in your own blog, website, or application. An uncorrected copy, or prepublication, is an uncorrected proof of the book. We publish prepublications to facilitate timely access to the committee's findings. The final version of this book has not been.

      Satelli te oceanography, as the term is used in this book, is a generic term that means application of the technology of aerospace electromagnetic remote sensing to the study of the oceans. While it is true that no one has written a whole book on plankton nets, volumes . Satellite Oceanography shared a post. Ocean mesoscale eddies and their energy sources and sinks are a direct example of process-level understanding that contributes to our comprehension of climate Followers:

        Satellite Oceanography: Our primary goal is to provide scientific stewardship of satellite-derived oceanographic datasets and analyses. The group pursues this goal by developing consistently-processed, satellite-based climate data records and applying them to various scientific problems. This supplement to Oceanography magazine focuses on educa-tional approaches to help engage students in learning and offers a collection of hands-on/minds-on activities for teaching physical concepts that are fundamental in oceanography. These key concepts include density, pressure, buoyancy, heat and tempera-ture, and gravity waves. We focus on.


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