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Physical oceanographic and meteorological conditions in the northwest Gulf of Alaska

Robin D. Muench

Physical oceanographic and meteorological conditions in the northwest Gulf of Alaska

by Robin D. Muench

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Environmental Research Laboratories in [Boulder, Colo.?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Marine meteorology -- Alaska -- Alaska, Gulf of.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRobin D. Muench, James D. Schumacher.
    SeriesNOAA technical memorandum ERL PMEL -- 22
    ContributionsSchumacher, J. D., Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 147 p. :
    Number of Pages147
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17072340M

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Physical oceanographic and meteorological conditions in the northwest Gulf of Alaska by Robin D. Muench Download PDF EPUB FB2

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