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  • Ceratoscopelus maderensis : pecular sound-scattering layer identified with this myctophid fish 

    Backus, Richard H.; Craddock, James E.; Haedrich, Richard L.; Shores, D. L.; Teal, John M.; Wing, A. S.; Mead, Giles W.; Clarke, William D. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1968-10)
    A sound- scattering layer, composed of discrete hyperbolic echo-sequences and apparently restricted to the Slope Water region of the western North Atlantic, has been identified from the Deep Submergence Research Vehicle ...
  • Data report for Atlantic pelagic zoogeography 

    Backus, Richard H.; Craddock, James E. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1977-01)
    This data report fulfils two functions. It (1) gives station data for 1022 midwater trawl collections made in the Atlantic Ocean between 1961 and 1974 by the writers and their colleagues (Table 1, Figure 1, and Appendix ...
  • Midwater fish data report : cold core rings time series cruises, Knorr 62, 65, and 71 and Endeavor 11 

    Backus, Richard H.; Craddock, James E. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1980-03)
    This data report is for midwater fishes taken on the time-series cruises in and around cold-core Gulf Stream rings in 1976 and 1977 - KNORR cruises 62, 65, and 71 and ENDEAVOR cruise 11. The MOCNESS-10 system was used ...
  • Midwater fish data report for warm-core Gulf Stream rings cruises 1981-1982 

    Craddock, James E.; Backus, Richard H.; Daher, Mary Ann (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1987-10)
    This data report is for midwater fishes collected during the multidisciplinary Warm-Core Rings Program in 1981 and 1982. Stations were made in and near three warm-core rings on five cruises within a period of 14 months. ...
  • Mortality of fish subjected to explosive shock as applied to oil well severance on Georges Bank 

    Baxter, Lincoln; Hays, Earl E.; Hampson, George R.; Backus, Richard H. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1982-12)
    A very extensive bibliography of papers on underwater explosions and their effects on marine life has been collected and summarized. When exposed to blast effects, vertebrates with swim bladders or lungs that contain ...
  • Underwater camera positioning by sonar 

    Edgerton, Harold E.; Cousteau, Jacques Y.; Hersey, J. B.; Backus, Richard H. (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, 1960-03)
    A pulse sonar system is described for measuring the height above the bottom of an underwater camera and other equipment in the deep oceans. Using this method, cameras have been positioned for photography at depths to ...