Late Winter First-Year Ice Floe Thickness Variability, Seawater Flooding and Snow Ice Formation in the Amundsen and Ross Seas

  1. Martin O. Jeffries
  1. M. O. Jeffries1,
  2. S. Li1,
  3. R. A. JañA2,
  4. H. R. Krouse3 and
  5. B. Hurst-Cushing1

Published Online: 22 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/AR074p0069

Antarctic Sea Ice: Physical Processes, Interactions and Variability

Antarctic Sea Ice: Physical Processes, Interactions and Variability

How to Cite

Jeffries, M. O., Li, S., JañA, R. A., Krouse, H. R. and Hurst-Cushing, B. (1998) Late Winter First-Year Ice Floe Thickness Variability, Seawater Flooding and Snow Ice Formation in the Amundsen and Ross Seas, in Antarctic Sea Ice: Physical Processes, Interactions and Variability (ed M. O. Jeffries), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/AR074p0069

Author Information

  1. 1

    Geophysical Institute, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, Alaska

  2. 2

    Instituto Antartico Chileno, Santiago, Chile

  3. 3

    Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1998

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875909028

Online ISBN: 9781118668245

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Keywords:

  • Sea ice—Antarctic Ocean

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Methods

  • Study Area and General Description of Sea Ice Conditions

  • Results of Ice Thickness Measurements and Ice Core Analysis

  • Discussion

  • Summary and Conclusion