The Northern Barents Sea: Water Mass Distribution and Modification

  1. O. M. Johannessen,
  2. R. D. Muench and
  3. J. E. Overland
  1. S.L. Pfirman1,
  2. D. Bauch2 and
  3. T. Gammelsrød3

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM085p0077

The Polar Oceans and Their Role in Shaping the Global Environment

The Polar Oceans and Their Role in Shaping the Global Environment

How to Cite

Pfirman, S.L., Bauch, D. and Gammelsrød, T. (1994) The Northern Barents Sea: Water Mass Distribution and Modification, in The Polar Oceans and Their Role in Shaping the Global Environment (eds O. M. Johannessen, R. D. Muench and J. E. Overland), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM085p0077

Author Information

  1. 1

    Barnard College, Columbia University, New York City, New York

  2. 2

    Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University, Palisades, New York

  3. 3

    Geophysical Institute, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1994

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900421

Online ISBN: 9781118663882

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Keywords:

  • Arctic Ocean—Congresses;
  • Antarctic Ocean—Congresses;
  • Climatic changes—Congresses

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Bathymetry and Hydrography

  • Data and Methods

  • Water Mass Distribution

  • Circulation And Mixing Patterns

  • Conclusions