Multidisciplinary program to study warm core rings
Article first published online: 3 JUN 2011
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Eos, Transactions American Geophysical Union
Volume 63, Issue 44, pages 834–835, 2 November 1982
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- Article first published online: 3 JUN 2011
A major research program is underway, sponsored principally by the National Science Foundation, to study warm core rings off t he East Coast of the United States. The program involves more than 25 principal investigators and 13 different institutions. The National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is actively participating through the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) a n d their National Earth Satellite Service. NASA is cooperating with aircraft overflights during cruises and by sponsoring some shipboard work.