Oceanography of a Large-Scale Estuarine System

The St. Lawrence

  • Mohammed I. El-Sabh
  • Norman Silverberg

Part of the Coastal and Estuarine Studies book series (COASTAL, volume 39)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-X
  2. Mohammed I. El-Sabh, Norman Silverberg
    Pages 1-9
  3. Mohammed I. El-Sabh, Tad. S. Murty
    Pages 10-50
  4. R. Grant Ingram, Mohammed I. El-Sabh
    Pages 71-93
  5. J. N. Gearing, R. Pocklington
    Pages 170-201
  6. Norman Silverberg, Bjørn Sundby
    Pages 202-238
  7. Jean-Claude Therriault, Louis Legendre, Serge Demers
    Pages 269-295
  8. Jacques A. Gagné, Michael Sinclair
    Pages 358-377
  9. C. T. Schafer, J. N. Smith, R. Côté
    Pages 378-420
  10. Norman Silverberg, Mohammed I. El-Sabh
    Pages 421-429
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 430-437

About this book


This is the first book for over twenty years on the physical, biological, chemical and geological characteristics of a large-scale estuary. Interdisciplinary, concise and cohesive, it is applicable as a model for worldwide estuary study. From the contents: Mathematical Modeling of Tides in the St. Lawrence Estuary.- Fronts and Mesoscale Features in the St. Lawrence Estuary.- Nearshore Sediment Dynamics in the St. Lawrence Estuary.- Organic Geochemical Studies in the St. Lawrence Estuary.


Ocean Oceanography Tide dynamics

Editors and affiliations

  • Mohammed I. El-Sabh
    • 1
  • Norman Silverberg
    • 2
  1. 1.Université du Québec à RimouskiRimouskiCanada
  2. 2.Institut Maurice-Lamontagne Ste-FlavreCanada

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag New York 1990
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4615-7536-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4615-7534-4
  • Series Print ISSN 0724-5890
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