10. The Inflow of Highly Saline Water into the Baltic Sea

  1. Rainer Feistel2,
  2. Günther Nausch3 and
  3. Norbert Wasmund4
  1. Wolfgang Matthäus2,
  2. Dietwart Nehring1,
  3. Rainer Feistel2,
  4. Günther Nausch3,
  5. Volker Mohrholz2 and
  6. Hans-Ulrich Lass2

Published Online: 31 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470283134.ch10

State and Evolution of the Baltic Sea, 1952-2005: A Detailed 50-Year Survey of Meteorology and Climate, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and Marine Environment

State and Evolution of the Baltic Sea, 1952-2005: A Detailed 50-Year Survey of Meteorology and Climate, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and Marine Environment

How to Cite

Matthäus, W., Nehring, D., Feistel, R., Nausch, G., Mohrholz, V. and Lass, H.-U. (2008) The Inflow of Highly Saline Water into the Baltic Sea, in State and Evolution of the Baltic Sea, 1952-2005: A Detailed 50-Year Survey of Meteorology and Climate, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and Marine Environment (eds R. Feistel, G. Nausch and N. Wasmund), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470283134.ch10

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Sektion Physikalische Ozeanographie, Leibniz-Institut für Ostseeforschung Warnemünde, Seestraße 15, D-18119 Warnemünde, Germany

  2. 3

    Sektion Meereschemie, Leibniz-Institut für Ostseeforschung Warnemünde, Seestraße 15, D-18119 Warnemünde, Germany

  3. 4

    Sektion Biologische Meereskunde, Leibniz-Institut für Ostseeforschung Warnemünde, Seestraße 15, D-18119 Warnemünde, Germany

Author Information

  1. 1

    Am Feldrain 71, D-18059 Rostock, Germany

  2. 2

    Sektion Physikalische Ozeanographie, Leibniz-Institut für Ostseeforschung Warnemünde, Seestraße 15, D-18119 Warnemünde, Germany

  3. 3

    Sektion Meereschemie, Leibniz-Institut für Ostseeforschung Warnemünde, Seestraße 15, D-18119 Warnemünde, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 31 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 11 APR 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471979685

Online ISBN: 9780470283134

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Keywords:

  • Baltic Sea - highly saline water inflow;
  • major Baltic inflows and statistical analysis;
  • baroclinic summer inflow analysis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Causes of MBIs and Their Basic Impact on the Baltic Sea

  • The Statistical Analysis of Major Baltic Inflows

  • The Analysis of Selected Events

  • The Analysis of Baroclinic Summer Inflows

  • The Effects of MBIs and Baroclinic Summer Inflows in the Central Baltic Deepwater

  • References