California current eddy formation: ship, air, and satellite results.

@article{Bernstein1977CaliforniaCE,
  title={California current eddy formation: ship, air, and satellite results.},
  author={Robert L. Bernstein and L Breaker and R Whritner},
  journal={Science},
  year={1977},
  volume={195 4276},
  pages={353-9}
}
Until recently, quantitative measurements of the circulation of the California Current were limited to hydrographic determinations [See figure in the PDF file] of temperature and salinity. This information is now being augmented by satellite data. Clouds permitting, satellite scanner systems can locate major ocean frontal boundaries if they are associated… CONTINUE READING