Shelfbreak

Shelfbreak Front

PROJECT DATES
06/15/1984 - 06/26/1984
Project Location
Mid-Atlantic Bight
PROJECT DESCRIPTION

Shelfbreak was a program for field observational study of the shelf/slope front in the Middle Atlantic Bight. This front is an important water mass boundary of the thermohaline class extending along the shelf break from Cape Hatteras to Georges Bank. The sampling domain included two cross-front and one alongfront hydrographic transects.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Principal Investigators:

  • Richard Garvine¬†

Project Manager:

  • ¬†

Data Manager: