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    • The environmental impacts of boating : proceedings of a workshop held at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole MA USA, December 7 to 9, 1994 

      Crawford, Richard E.; Stolpe, Nils E.; Moore, Michael J. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1998-03)
      Substantiated impacts of boating activity discussed at this workshop include: sediment and contaminant resuspension and resultant turbidity; laceration of aquatic vegetation with loss of faunal habitat and substrate ...
    • EPIC processing toolbox users guide 

      Samelson, Melora Park (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1994-04)
      A set of computer programs for data analysis is described and documented. The programs were developed to aid in the processing of time-series data collected by the Upper Ocean Processes Group. These programs, or tools, ...
    • Erosion of the cliffs of Outer Cape Cod : tables and graphs 

      Zeigler, John M.; Tasha, Herman J.; Giese, Graham S. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1964-06)
      The following tables and graphs place in convenient storage the results of several years of careful surveying and at the same time provide rudimentary interpretation of resuIts by comparing erosion rates. The reader will ...
    • ESOM I and II final report 

      Bocconcelli, Alessandro; Berteaux, Henri O.; Frye, Daniel E.; Prindle, Bryce (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1991-11)
      An Engineering Surface Oceanographic Mooring (ESOM) program was initiated in 1989 by the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution for the purpose of evaluating the long term, in situ performance of new moored array materials ...
    • Estimated annual economic impacts from harmful algal blooms (HABs) in the United States 

      Anderson, Donald M.; Hoagland, Porter; Kaoru, Yoshi; White, Alan W. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2000-09)
      Blooms of toxic or harmful microalgae, commonly called "red tides," represent a significant and expanding threat to human health and fisheries resources throughout the United States and the world. Ecological, aesthetic, ...
    • Estimating the economic benefits of regional ocean observing systems 

      Kite-Powell, Hauke L.; Colgan, Charles S.; Wellman, Katharine F.; Pelsoci, Thomas; Wieand, Kenneth; Pendleton, Linwood; Kaiser, Mark J.; Pulsipher, Allan G.; Luger, Michael (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2005-04)
      We develop a methodology to estimate the potential economic benefits from new investments in regional coastal ocean observing systems in US waters, and apply this methodology to generate preliminary estimates of such ...
    • Evaluation of electromagnetic source for ocean climate acoustic thermometry at Lake Seneca 

      Slavinsky, Mark; Bogolubov, Boris; Alelekov, Igor; Pigalov, Konstantin; Spiesberger, John L.; Boutin, Paul (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1993-02)
      A compact electromagnetic monopole source, requiring pressure equalization, was evaluated at the Naval Underwater Systems Center at Lake Seneca during July 1992 by scientists from the Institute of Applied Physics of the ...
    • Evaluation of NSCAT scatterometer winds using equatorial Pacific buoy observations 

      Caruso, Michael J.; Dickinson, Suzanne; Kelly, Kathryn A.; Spillane, Mick; Mangum, Linda J.; McPhaden, Michael J.; Stratton, Linda D. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1999-07)
      As part of the calibration/validation effort for NASA's Scatterometer (NSCAT) we compare the satellite data to winds measured at the sea surface with an array of buoys moored in the equatorial Pacific Ocean. The NSCAT ...
    • Expendable oceanographic mooring (XMOOR) 

      Frye, Daniel E.; Peters, Donald B.; Arthur, Richard (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1997-04)
      An expendable, self-deploying mooring (XMOOR) for shallow water applications has been developed to address Navy requirements for environmental monitoring. The project has been conducted jointly between the Woods Hole ...
    • An experimental analysis of the dynamics of a submerged tethered cradle in a seaway 

      Cohen, Jay Martin (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1972-06)
      Submerged recovery of small submersibles by means of surface tethered platforms offers the possibility of operations in sea states higher than is now possible using surface recovery means. The Woods Hole Oceanographic ...
    • Experimental evaluation of CTD package hydrodynamic behavior and recommendations for improved lowering techniques 

      Berteaux, Henri O.; Walden, Robert G.; Clay, Peter R.; McDevitt, R. E. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1983-07)
      This report is the last of a series of three reports on a comprehensive study of CTD instrument lowering mechanics. The first report, WHOI 79-81, "A Study of CTD Cables and Lowering Systems", examines the causes and ...
    • Experimental stress analysis of model of emergency forebody release device used in deep diving research submarines Alvin, Sea Cliff and Turtle 

      Sharp, Arnold G.; Sullivan, James R. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1969-08)
      Tests were conducted on a full-scale model of the emergency forebody release used in the deep-diving submarines ALVIN, SEA CLIFF and TURTLE. The model was machined from metal to the same dimensional tolerances as the ...
    • An experimental study of salt wedges 

      Farmer, Harlow G. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1951-12)
      The objective of the estuary studies being conducted at this Institution is to attempt an understanding of tidal flushing. Two theories have been developed, that of Ketchum employing an extension of the tidal prism ...
    • Experimental VLF relative navigation on R/V Atlantis II, cruise 15 

      Stanbrough, J. H. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1966-11)
      An experimental long-range relative navigation system was employed on the Research Vessel ATLANTIS II of the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution during Cruise 8 to the Indian Ocean in 1963 and Cruise 15 which circumnavigated ...
    • An exploration of the North Atlantic current and its recirculation in the Newfoundland basin using SOFAR floats 

      Owens, W. Brechner; Zemanovic, Marguerite E. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1990-07)
      Trajectories and time series of velocity, temperature, and pressure are presented for 13 neutrally-buoyant, acoustically tracked (SOFAR) floats that were launched in May and June, 1986 in the Newfoundland Basin by the ...
    • Exploring the North Atlantic Ocean on floppy disks 

      Luyten, James R.; Stommel, Henry M. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1988-12)
      A selection of hydrographic station data in the Atlantic between 8°S and 70°N is packed on four 5 1/4" floppy disks. Sample utility programs for reading and plotting the data are also on the disks. We present this ...
    • Extracting wind sea and swell from directional wave spectra derived from a bottom-mounted ADCP 

      Churchill, James H.; Plueddemann, Albert J.; Faluotico, Stephen M. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 2006-07)
      Recent advances in processing velocity data from bottom-mounted Acoustic Doppler Current Profilers (ADCPs) offer the capability of partitioning directional wave specctra of surface wave height in order to separate locally ...
    • Fallout nuclides in Atlantic and Pacific water columns : GEOSECS data 

      Livingston, Hugh D.; Bowen, Vaughan T.; Casso, Susan A.; Volchok, H. L.; Noshkin, V. E.; Wong, K. M.; Beasley, T. M. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1985-05)
      This report contains results of measurements of the fallout radionuclides 90Sr, 137Cs , 239,240Pu , and 241Am in large volume seawater samples collected between 1972 and 1974 in the Atlantic and Pacific as part of ...
    • FASINEX (Frontal Air-Sea Interaction Experiment) moored instrumentation 

      Trask, Richard P.; Dean, Jerome P.; Valdes, James R.; Marquette, Craig D. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1989-02)
      In 1986, FASINEX, a Frontal Air-Sea Interaction Experiment, a multi-investigator cooperative experiment, was conducted to study the role of horizontal variability in air-sea interaction in the persistent front formed ...
    • FASINEX moored current meter array data report including WHOI meteorologically instrumented surface moorings (F2-845, F4-846, F6-847. F8-848. F10-849) and WHOI long term subsurface moorings (F1-829, F12-830) 

      Pennington, Nancy J.; Weller, Robert A.; Brink, Kenneth H. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1988-12)
      The Frontal Air-Sea Interaction Experiment (FASINEX) examined air-sea interaction in the vicinity of sea surface temperature fronts in the Subtropical Convergence Zone (STCZ). Mooring measurements were made from five ...