The Eastern Arctic Seas Encyclopedia

2016 Edition
| Editors: Igor S. Zonn, Andrey G. Kostianoy, Aleksandr V. Semenov

Alaska Stationary Ice Lead

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-24237-8_3

Alaska stationary ice lead – formed between the drift ice and the shore ice in periods of continuous southeastern winds which keep the drift ice away from the mainland coast of Alaska.

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