Physical oceanography of Massachusetts and Cape Cod Bays
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Published by Massachusetts Bays Program in Boston, Mass.] .
Written in English

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  • Oceanography

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SeriesFact sheet -- no. 5., Fact sheet (Massachusetts Bays Program) -- no. 5.
The Physical Object
Pagination6 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25483057M
OCLC/WorldCa36176163

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LCSH Subject Oceanography -- Massachusetts -- Massachusetts Bay.; Oceanography -- Massachusetts -- Cape Cod Bay. Issues of Consequence Regarding Massachusetts and Cape Cod Bays: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Fisheries and Wildlife Conservation and the Environment and the Subcommittee on Oceanography, Great Lakes, and the Outer Continental Shelf of the Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries, House of Representatives, One Hundred Second Congress, First Session November 4, . Papers in Physical Oceanography and Meteorology Suggested Citation Book: Bigelow, Henry Bryant, "Studies of the waters on the continental shelf, Cape Cod to Chesapeake Bay. I. Cape Cod Bay is contained between the peninsula of Cape Cod, on the east and south, and the mainland of Massachusetts on the west. Between these limits the bay is about 20 miles in diameter with depths ranging from 10 to 32 fathoms, except cl ose to the shore and in its southeasterly part.

This physical oceanographic study of the Massachusetts Bays (fig. 1) was designed to provide for the first time a bay-wide description of the circulation and mixing processes on a seasonal basis. Most of the measurements were conducted between April and June and consisted of moored observations to study the current flow patterns (fig. 2), hydrographic surveys to document the changes. OCEANOGRAPHY 4. PHYSICAL AND BIOLOGICAL OCEANOGRAPHY OF MASSACHUSETTS BAY Wendy Leo, Rocky Geyer, Mike Mickelson General characteristics The transport of effluent discharged from the outfall is determined by local mixing and by the general circulation within Massachusetts Bay, which is illustrated by Figure (Lermusiaux et al. ). There are a number . Physical oceanography of Massachusetts and Cape Cod Bays. By Massachusetts Bays Program. Topics: Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts, Massachusetts Bay, Oceanography. Abstract. Cape Cod Bay is a large embayment on the U.S. Atlantic Coast in Massachusetts (41°45′—42°05′ N, 70°—70°34′ W) enclosed on the south and east by Cape Cod, on the west by the Massachusetts coast, and opens to Massachusetts Bay and the Gulf of Maine on the north.