The geographic variation of midwater sound-scattering(u)
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It is suggested in this report that the intensity of midwater sound-scattering in the ocean varies from point to point as the abundance of marine life varies. Several charts depicting variations in the abundance of marine life are given, from which estimates of the intensity of sound-scattering can be made.
Originally issued as Reference No. 66-10, series later renamed WHOI-
Suggested CitationTechnical Report: Backus, Richard H., Hersey, J. B., "The geographic variation of midwater sound-scattering(u)", 1966-03, DOI:10.1575/1912/10221, https://hdl.handle.net/1912/10221
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