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Accession Number ADA572179
Title Mass Balance of Multiyear Sea Ice in the Southern Beaufort Sea.
Publication Date Sep 2012
Media Count 9p
Personal Author A. R. Mahoney
Abstract LONG-TERM GOALS: (1) Determination of the net growth and melt of multiyear (MY) sea ice during its transit transit the southern Beaufort Sea; (2) Identification of key regional processes in southern Beaufort Sea affecting MY ice recruitment; (3) Improved predictability of the future states of the Arctic ice pack.
Keywords Arctic ice pack
Arctic ocean
Beaufort sea
Canadian archipelago
Entrainment
Freezing
Ice dynamics
Ice loss
Ice volume
Melting
Melts
Pack ice
Predictions
Sea ice
Thinning

 
Source Agency Non Paid ADAS
NTIS Subject Category 47C - Physical & Chemical Oceanography
Corporate Author Alaska Univ., Fairbanks. Geophysical Inst.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note Annual rept.
NTIS Issue Number 1316
Contract Number N00014-12-1-0470

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