Title Marine scientific expeditions during IPY; opportunities for upgrading bathymetric maps of the Arctic and Southern Oceans
Author Macnab, R.; Jakobsen, M.; Ott, N.; Schenke, H.W.; Travin, D.
Source p.101-104, ; International symposium; Asian collaboration in IPY 2007-2008, Tokyo, Japan, March 1, 2007, Japan International Polar Year National Committee, Tokyo. Publisher: Japan IPY National Committee, Tokyo, Japan
Publication Date 2007
Notes In English Ant. Acc. No: 88432. CRREL Acc. No: 64004717
Index Terms mapping; ocean bottom; Arctic Ocean; Arctic region; Southern Ocean; bathymetry; cartography; International Polar Year 2007- 08; IPY 2007-08 Education, Outreach and Communication Publications; ocean floors; planning
Abstract Outlines proposed 2007-08 International Polar Year activities designed to improve bathymetric mapping of Southern and Arctic oceans involving collection of new soundings during vessel transits to and from operating areas, and inclusion of observations in international databases.
Publication Type monograph
Record ID 300087