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Coastal Ocean Processes Inner-Shelf Study
Entry ID: COOP

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Abstract: To improve our understanding of nearshore processes and the physical
and biological processes influencing planktonic larval distributions
over the inner shelf, an interdisciplinary field program, funded by
the National Science Foundation's Coastal Ocean Processes (CoOP)
Program and the Office of Naval Research, was conducted near Duck,
North Carolina.

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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 67.0   S: -5.0   E: 18.0   W: -100.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1994-08-01
Stop Date: 1994-12-31
Ancillary Keywords
Data Center
Upper Ocean Processes Group, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: (508) 457-2000
Email: rweller at
Contact Address:
Upper Ocean Processes Group
Department of Physical Oceanography
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Email: gsfc-gcmduso at
Alessi, C., Lentz, S., Austin, J., 1996: Coastal Ocean Processes
Inner-Shelf Study: Coastal and Moored Physical Oceanographic
Measurements, Woods Hole Oceanographic Inst. Tech. Rep. WHOI-96-06,
Woods Hole, MA, 154 pp. (summary)

Lentz, S., R. T. Guza, S. Elgar, F. Feddersen, and T.H.C. Herbers,
Momentum balances on the North Carolina Inner Shelf, J. Geophy. Res,
104, 18205-18226, 1999. (Abstract available)
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-10-03
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27

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