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Tides and Currents in Fanning Atoll Lagoon

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Title: Tides and Currents in Fanning Atoll Lagoon
Authors: Gallagher, B.S.
Shimada, K.M.
Gonzalez, F.I. Jr.
Stroup, E.D.
Issue Date: Apr 1971
Publisher: University of Hawai'i Press
Citation: Gallagher BS, Shimada KM, Gonzalez FI, Stroup ED. 1971. Tides and currents in Fanning Atoll lagoon. Pac Sci 25(2): 191-205.
Abstract: As part of the Fanning Island Expedition
1970, selected physical studies were conducted
in the atoll lagoon. The major effort was the
measurement of volume, salt, and heat transports
through the three main atoll openings over a
24-hour period. In addition, lagoon and ocean
tides were recorded, and a cursory survey was
made of circulation in a small, reef-enclosed
pond within the lagoon.
URI/DOI: http://hdl.handle.net/10125/4223
ISSN: 0030-8870
Appears in Collections:Pacific Science Volume 25, Number 2, 1971



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