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Oceanography of the British Columbia Coast (Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries & Aquatic Sciences)

By: Richard E. Thomson

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Ottawa, ON, Canada, Gordon Soules Book Pub: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 121A7574

ISBN: 0660109786

Condition: Good


0660109786 291 pages including index and 11 pages of colour photographic plates. Abundantly illustrated in black and white. In an easy and conversational style describes the origin, physical characteristics, and nature of the forces that act within and upon the eastern Pacific Ocean. Describes the origin, shape, and structure of the ocean floor as well as the development of coastlines and beaches. Carefully explains the complex movements of water masses, first in general terms and then specifically with regard to the various coastal regions of British Columbia. Describes the seasonal vari... View more info