Observations of the Ushant tidal front in September 2007

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Le Boyer, A.; Cambon, Gildas; Daniault, N.; Herbette, Steven; Le Cann, B.; Marie, Louis; Morin, P.;
  • Publisher: Elsevier
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.csr.2008.12.020
  • Subject: Drifters | Tidal mixing front | Hydrology | HF radars | [ SDU.STU.OC ] Sciences of the Universe [physics]/Earth Sciences/Oceanography | [SDU.STU.OC]Sciences of the Universe [physics]/Earth Sciences/Oceanography | Nutrients | Shelf dynamics

The Ushant tidal front is the dominant feature of the summer season hydrological structure of the Iroise Sea. It separates tidally mixed coastal waters from thermally stratified open Celtic Sea waters. This article reports on observations made in September 2007 during t... View more
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