WOCE and the Gibraltar Experiment Third Objective

  • G. Parrilla
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (ASIC, volume 318)


Some ideas are proposed about how some of the recommendations outlined during the workshop on the Physical Oceanography of the Strait of Gibraltar (WPOSC) held last October at Madrid, can be adapted to serve both: the third objective of the Gibraltar Experiment and the WOCE goals.


Atlantic Ocean Physical Oceanography Salt Flux Supercritical Flow Core Project 
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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Parrilla
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  1. 1.Instituto Español de OceanografiaMadridSpain

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