Estimation of the along-shore flow in Peru-Chile Undercurrent
Entry ID: GLOBEC_047_CHL_011

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Summary
Abstract: Title: Estimation of the along-shore flow in the Peru-Chile
Undercurrent and its inter-annual seasonal and along-shore
variability.


The Humboldt Current system, bound by the steep continental slope
and narrow shelf of western South America, is one of the four major
Eastern Ocean Boundary Current systems of the world. Equator-ward
winds predominate during most of the year north of about 33S, ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -15.72   S: -56.79   E: -64.9   W: -77.16

Parent DIF
This data set description is a member of a collection. The collection is described in
GLOBEC_023_CHL_001

Data Center
Estacion de Biologia Marina-Dichato, Universidad de Concepcion, Chile Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.udec.cl/carreras/bmarina.html

Data Center Personnel
Name: PROF. VICTOR A GALLARDO
Phone: +56 41 683247
Fax: +56 41 683902
Email: vgallar at udec.cl
Contact Address:
Fondap-Humboldt Program Office
Estacion de Biologia Marina-Dichato (EBMD)
Universidad de Concepcion
City: Concepcion
Country: Chile
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +44 (0)1752 633401
Fax: +44 (0)1752 633101
Email: globec at pml.ac.uk
Contact Address:
GLOBEC International Project Office
Plymouth Marine Laboratory
Prospect Place
City: Plymouth
Postal Code: PL1 3DH
Country: UK
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Publications/References
Published and In press
Shaffer, G., S. E. Hormazabal, O. Pizarro, & S. Salinas,
1999. Seasonal and interannual variability of currents and
temperature off central Chile. J. Geoph.. Res. 104,
29951-29961.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2001-10-15
Last DIF Revision Date: 2007-09-19
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