Water mass distribution in Fram Strait and over the Yermak Plateau in summer 1997

Abstract

The water mass distribution in northern Fram Strait and over the Yermak Plateau in summer 1997 is described using CTD data from two cruises in the area. The West Spitsbergen Current was found to split, one part recirculated towards the west, while the other part, on entering the Arctic Ocean separated into two branches. The main in ̄ow of Atlantic Water… (More)

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@inproceedings{RudelsWaterMD, title={Water mass distribution in Fram Strait and over the Yermak Plateau in summer 1997}, author={Bert Rudels and R. Meyer and Eberhard Fahrbach and V. V. Ivanov and S. {\'e}sterhus and Detlef Quadfasel and Uwe Schauer and Vigdis Tverberg and R. A. Woodgate} }