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Polar Seas Oceanography (Springer Praxis Books / Geophysical Sciences)

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Published by Springer .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oceanography (seas),
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Oceanography,
  • Earth Sciences - Geography,
  • Research,
  • Oceanography (General),
  • Science,
  • Norway,
  • Arctic Ocean,
  • Earth Sciences - Geology,
  • Earth Sciences - Oceanography,
  • Science / Oceanography,
  • Russia (Federation),
  • Kara Sea

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages500
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9581079M
    ISBN 103540429697
    ISBN 109783540429692

    Abstract: The Polar Research Institute of Marine Fisheries and Oceanography (PINRO) is the oldest fisheries institution in the North of Russia. The Institute celebrated it`s 85th anniversary a year ago. PINRO takes pride in its science library which contains a collection of books about fauna of northern and arctic seas, scientific reports and.


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Polar Seas Oceanography (Springer Praxis Books / Geophysical Sciences) by Vladimir A. Volkov Download PDF EPUB FB2

Polar oceanographers Polar Seas Oceanography book heretofore been unable to turn to a book in which our current knowledge is synthesized. Polar Oceanography is a successful attempt to fill this void in the scientific literature, and it will be welcomed by researchers, instructors, and stuents of the high-latitude oceansSCIENCEFormat: Hardcover.

Polar Seas Oceanography: An integrated case study of the Kara Sea (Springer Praxis Books) nd Edition by Vladimir A. Volkov (Author), Ola M. Johannessen (Author), Victor E.

Borodachev (Author), Gennadiy N. Voinov (Author), Lasse H. Pettersson (Author), Leonoid P. Bobylev (Author), Alexei V. Kouraev (Author) & 4 moreCited by: This first book written by Russian and Norwegian scientists is an analysis of studies of the Polar Seas Oceanography - An integrated case study of the Kara Sea | Vladimir A.

Volkov | Springer Polar Seas Oceanography book seems that you're in USA. Polar seas is a collective term for the Arctic Ocean (about percent of Earth's oceans) and the southern part of the Southern Ocean (south of Antarctic Convergence, about 10 percent of Earth's oceans).In the coldest years, sea ice can cover around 13 percent of the Earth's total surface at its maximum, but out of phase in the two hemispheres.

What strikes first when browsing through this book is that the main title is misleading. Polar Seas Oceanography is, first of all, a book on ``an integrated case study of the Kara Sea,'' as the subtitle says.

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The Kara Sea is a rather shallow shelf Author: Ingo Harms. What strikes first when browsing through this book is that the main title is misleading.

Polar Seas Oceanography is, first of all, a book on “an integrated case study of the Kara Sea,” as the subti Author: Ingo Harms. The chapter describes the ecological geography of the sea and explains the species distribution in oceans and seas, formation of characteristic ecosystems, and the areas within which each characteristic ecosystem may be expected to occur.

The straightforward exploration of the marine biota of all oceans was done by the Challenger in – Polar Seas Oceanography is, Polar Seas Oceanography book of all, a book on ``an integrated Polar Seas Oceanography book study of the Kara Sea,'' as the subtitle says.

For readers who are interested more generally in polar oceanography, the Author: Ingo Harms. History. The institute was created on Ma as the Floating Marine Research Institute (Plavmornin).

It was preceded (though not directly) by the Imperial Russian organization Murman Scientific Fisheries Expedition, which existed in the late 19th and early 20th centuries and conducted early research with the vessel Saint Andrew.

Between andthe Institute. Polar Seas Oceanography—An Integrated Case Study of the Kara Sea. Book If the ice cover of the Arctic Seas were immobile then the ice thickness.

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Although much new data have Polar Seas Oceanography book since the publication of the Marine Geology and Oceanography of the Arctic Seas volume in (Yvonne Herman, ed.), in various fields of polar research-including present-day ice cover, hydrogra­ phy, fauna, flora, and geology-many questions remain to be : Springer US.

Polar Oceanography is an integrated synthesis of the biological, physical, geological, and chemical processes that occur in the polar oceans. The book represents the first modern interdisciplinary synthesis of this field.

Specifically her research investigates several aspects of Polar Seas Oceanography book of polar seas including physical oceanography, ocean circulation, topographic effects, ice shelf melt processes and air-sea-ice interaction. When Wåhlin was appointed professor in she became Sweden's first female full Professor of Oceanography.

The Polar Science Center is a group of dedicated investigators conducting interdisciplinary research on the oceanography, climatology, meteorology, biology and ecology of the ice-covered regions on Earth and elsewhere in the solar system.

Learn more». Copy the HTML code below to embed this book in your own blog, website, or application. An uncorrected copy, or prepublication, is an uncorrected proof of the book. We publish prepublications to facilitate timely access to the committee's findings.

The final version of this book has not been. Start studying Ch. 1 History of oceanography study guide. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. gathered valuable information about the polar seas, as well as charting polar waters. and wrote a book, The Open Sea: Its Natural History, which outlines his investigations.

There are two oceans in Earth's polar regions. The Arctic Ocean is in the north polar region.; The Southern Ocean is in the south polar region.; The oceans that are in the polar regions are a bit different from other oceans on is often sea ice at their surface, especially during the winter months.

And those chilly waters are home to some unique marine life. Get this from a library. The ocean in motion: circulation, waves, polar oceanography. [Manuel G Velarde; Roman Yu Tarakanov; Alexey V Marchenko;] -- This book commemorates the 70th birthday of Eugene Morozov, the noted Russian observational oceanographer.

It contains many contributions reflecting his fields of interest, including but not limited. 8 oceanography our Blue planet. Connected to each ocean are seas, bays, and gulfs that you would consider part of that ocean. For example, the Red Sea, northeast of Africa, is part of the Indian Ocean, just as the Caribbean and Mediterranean Seas are part of the Atlantic.

The Southern Ocean is the locale of some of the roughest seas on Earth. Abstract. The Arctic Ocean (Fig. 1) surrounds the North Pole and is bordered by Europe, Siberia, Alaska, Canada, and Greenland. It is a large basin ( × 10 6 km 2), in area about four times larger than the Mediterranean Sea, connected primarily with the Atlantic Ocean via the major water bodies of the Greenland and Norwegian Seas and Baffin Bay, which also lie in the by: PHYSICAL OCEANOGRAPHY OF THE NORTH POLAR SEA would not believe that the ice drifted across the unknown areas.

How- ever Nansen was not discouraged and he proceeded to carry out his plan. The Fram, which fulfilled all Nansen's requirements, was designed by Colin Archer and during the years completed the drift from the. Here at Ocean Conservancy, we get countless requests for all things sea-related—including our best book recommendations for ocean lovers.

The beginning of January is the perfect time to curl up with a warm cup of coffee or hot chocolate and a start a new book (or three), and Ocean Conservancy’s staff has pitched in with their best recommendations, just in.

Although much new data have accumulated since the publication of the Marine Geology and Oceanography of the Arctic Seas volume in (Yvonne Herman, ed.), in various fields of polar research-including present-day ice cover, hydrogra­ phy, fauna, flora, and geology-many questions remain to be answered.

Sea ice is critical habitat for animals like the walrus and polar bear. The polar seas are threatened by climate change, fossil fuel extraction, and ocean acidification.

Protecting the polar seas requires urgent and global action, and we can set an example for the rest of the world. Start studying Oceanography Chapter 1. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. and Nobel Peace Prize laureate who made the first crossing of the Greenland interior and extensively explored the North Polar Seas.

Benjamin Franklin. Created the first map of the Gulf Stream and cartographer who. In the polar oceans, ice exists primarily in the form of either icebergs (glacier fragments) or sea ice. Sea ice, the major form of ice in the polar oceans, is formed by a sequence of events that occur once suitably cold (−°C [°F]) conditions exist to freeze sea water.

Oceanography (compound of the Greek words ὠκεανός meaning "ocean" and γράφω meaning "write"), also known as oceanology, is the study of the physical and biological aspects of the is an important Earth science, which covers a wide range of topics, including ecosystem dynamics; ocean currents, waves, and geophysical fluid dynamics; plate tectonics and the.

“Humans are a terrestrial species biased toward attributing the forces we see around us to familiar forces on land.

But the more we look, the more we learn that everything arises from the sea and everything falls away to the sea, and the deep blue home is home to every one of us, whether we are beings of water, air, rock, ice, or soil.”. Although much new data have accumulated since the publication of the Marine Geology and Oceanography of the Arctic Seas volume in (Yvonne Herman, ed.), in various fields of polar research-including present-day ice cover, hydrogra phy, fauna, flora, and geology-many questions remain to be answered.".

The course aims to describe circulation and dynamics of the polar oceans, including the Norwegian- and Greenland Sea.

The topics are discussed with respect to climatic variations and compared for the Arctic and Antarctic regions. Content. Antarctic oceanography The region of the world ocean bordering on Antarctica is unique in many respects. surface in the Subtropical Convergence (Figure ) and does not extend into the polar regions; temperature differences between the sea surface and the ocean floor close to the we shall adopt it in this book from now on and define it.

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Visit to get more information about this book, to buy it in print, or to download it as a free PDF. ESEPolar Oceanography: Sea Ice (Spring ) Tu,Fr, toL+R Course syllabus. This is a reading course that will cover the topic of sea ice, and in particular how the polar oceans have been influencing recent changes in sea ice extent and thickness.

Polar Seas: Life Under the Ice. Situated on opposite ends of the globe, polar seas share many similarities but are imperfect mirrors of each other. Both the Arctic and the Southern Ocean are cold and nutrient-rich, but the latter is colder and boasts a richer marine fauna.

An array of up to 15 moorings has been maintained in Fram Strait since the s. The array is jointly operated by the Norwegian Polar Institute, which maintains moorings in the Arctic outflow in western Fram Strait, and the Alfred Wegener Institute, which maintains moorings in the Atlantic inflow in eastern Fram Strait.

UNIVERSITY OF THE ARCTIC 2 Land and Environment 1 Reading Assignments Barry (), chapter 2: “Canada’s Cold Seas,” in Canada’s Cold Environments, 29– Coachman and Aagaard (), “Physical Oceanography of Arctic and Subarctic Seas,” in Marine Geology and Oceanography of the Arctic Seas, 1– OverviewFile Size: 1MB.

Robert D. Ballard is Founder and President of the Ocean Exploration Trust; Director of the Center for Ocean Exploration and Professor of Oceanography at the University of Rhode Island Graduate School of is an Explorer-At-Large at the National Geographic Society, Commissioner for the U.S.

Commission on Ocean Policy, and a Research Scholar at the. oceanography meaning: 1. the scientific study of the sea 2. the scientific study of the oceans and seas and the organisms. Learn more. Online shopping for Oceanography - Oceans & Seas from a great selection at Books Store.4/5.

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Articles explore the latest in marine and aquatic education research, ocean literacy, classroom and free-choice learning activities, marine science, art, maritime history and literature.The polar bear (Ursus maritimus) is an obligate apex predator of Download pdf sea ice and as such can be affected by climate warming-induced changes in the extent and composition of pack ice and its impacts on their seal prey.

Sea ice declines have negatively impacted some polar bear subpopulations through reduced energy input because of loss of hunting habitats, higher Author: George M.

Durner, Todd C. Atwood.Enric Sala is the founder and leader of National Geographic’s Pristine Seas. His more than ebook publications, dozens of popular articles, two books, and ten documentary films are widely recognized and used for conservation efforts worldwide.

A former professor of marine ecology at the prestigious Scripps Institution of Oceanography.