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unusually strong current in Hecate Strait, September 1968

W. Percy Wickett

unusually strong current in Hecate Strait, September 1968

by W. Percy Wickett

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Published by Pacific Biological Station in Nanaimo, B.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ocean currents -- British Columbia -- Hecate Strait.,
  • Hecate Strait (B.C.)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby W. Percy Wickett.
    SeriesTechnical report (Fisheries Research Board of Canada) -- no. 395
    ContributionsPacific Biological Station.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSH"223"C35"No.395
    The Physical Object
    Paginationi, 23 p :
    Number of Pages23
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20962978M

      was a year that pushed history in an unforeseen direction, little brother to , , , , and So The Sixties, in this .   Only 2 records prior to June (when family groups and other adults arrive at rearing areas in Hecate Strait and northern Queen Charlotte Sound) have been published: (1) one dead bird at Grant Bay on 10 April (Richardson ); and (2) 9 birds reported at Port Hardy on 25 May (Campbell and others ).

      The U.S. was fully engaged in the Vietnam War by and, although there was evidence of a coming attack, it was not really suspected to come during the Tet holiday. At midnight on January 30th, Viet Cong and North Vietnamese forces assaulted some towns and cities, catching American and South Vietnamese troops completely by surprise. Jane is the youngest sister of Louisa and Tom, who only appears in the later chapters of the book. Due to the influence of Sissy once Tom and Louisa have left home, Jane grows up to be a much sweeter and gentler girl than Louisa ever was.

    Field methods. The study was conducted on Reef Island (52°52′N, °31′W), Haida Gwaii, British Columbia, Canada. The experimental part of the study was conducted during April 5 th to June 29 th , and April 4 th to June 12 th Ten days of additional fieldwork were carried out in May to obtain further data on diving behavior. In short, was a hard act to follow, as I knew when I published the year of the culpa. Kurlansky brashly hails as "the year that rocked the world" (his previous.


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Unusually strong current in Hecate Strait, September 1968 by W. Percy Wickett Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. An unusually strong current in Hecate Strait, September [W Percy Wickett; Fisheries Research Board of Canada. Biological Station (Nanaimo, B.C.)]. Hecate Strait (/ ˈ h ɛ k ɪ t /; Haida language: K̲andaliig̲wii, also siigaay which means simply "ocean") is a wide but shallow strait between Haida Gwaii (formerly the Queen Charlotte Islands) and the mainland of British Columbia, merges with Queen Charlotte Sound to the south and Dixon Entrance to the north.

About 87 miles ( km) wide at its southern end, Hecate Strait. The Year That Rocked the World by Mark Kurlansky is the book I wish I had started reading on January 1st of this year, rather than being one of the last books I read in The book brought back many memories of a tumultuous time, much like the turmoil of the past two by:   Timeline, The Whole World Was Watching: An Oral History of “Eight unforgettable ways made history,” CNN, J Mark Kurlansky, The Year That Rocked the September 1968 book.

A conceptual framework was developed to examine recruitment relationships for English sole (Pleuronectes vetulus formerly Parophyrys vetulus) in Hecate Strait, B.C. se surface analysis was applied to data series for the – period with recruitment as the response variable and stock size, temperature and ocean transport as the independent by:   Keyword Hecate Strait News Catastrophes Insurance Markets / Coverages Mergers and Aqcuisitions Federal government introduces proposed Oil Tanker Moratorium Act for ports or.

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Spanish explorer Jacinto Caamano () was the first European into the waters of the strait, although its name is that of a British paddlewheel sloop that surveyed the North Pacific coast. Sediment cores were collected in southern Hecate Strait in September at station JP8 in Juan Perez Sound (°N, °W, m), station JP1 in the centre of Hecate Strait (°N, °W, m) and station MS1 in Milbanke Sound (°N, °W, m) using a Pouliot box corer ( m 2, 55 cm deep) with a.

Hecate Strait, passage of the eastern North Pacific, off central British Columbia, Canada. Stretching south from Dixon Entrance miles ( km) to Queen Charlotte Sound, the waterway, which ranges in width from 40 to 80 miles (65 to km), separates the Haida Gwaii (formerly the Queen.

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In Hecate Strait there is evidence that fluctuations in the year-class-strengths of English sole (Parophrys vetulus) and Pacific cod (Gadus macrocephalus) are linked to inter-annual fluctuations.

Hecate (Hekate) is a goddess of Greek mythology who was capable of both good and evil. She was especially associated with witchcraft, magic, the Moon, doorways, and creatures of the night such as hell-hounds and ghosts.

She is often depicted carrying a torch to remind of her connection with the night and in sculpture with three faces, representing her role as the guardian of crossroads. This timeline focuses on some major events of When necessary or indicated, contextual background material, or certain subsequent events will be referenced in the text.

This brief document cannot hope to touch on all or even most of the important happenings in what was perhaps an uniquely "eventful" year, but focuses especially on events. Fig. 10 (a) Model-generated hourly averaged current speed in August – September (blue line) at a depth of 17 m at RUP2 marked in Fig.

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The thermal conditions in the Hecate Strait-Queen Charlotte Sound region are studied. A coupled upwelling/mixing model was developed to simulate the interannual variability of temperature in the region; the switch between the upwelling and mixing models is controlled by the monthly Bakun Index.

A theoretically derived velocity field is applied in the upwelling model in summer and a simplified. Currents in Hecate Strait and Queen Charlotte Sound in May are generally tidal without a strong unidirectional component, although there is a weak northward drift. This would tend to maintain flightless family parties within Hecate Strait and Queen Charlotte Sound, accounting for the fact that they do not appear to move away from their.

You can write a book review and share your experiences. Other readers will always be interested in your opinion of the books you've read. Whether you've loved the book or not, if you give your honest and detailed thoughts then people will find new books that are right for them.A regional model of the depth-averaged currents in Hecate Strait, British Columbia has been developed: the Hecate Strait Model.

When driven by local winds the model simulates the winter transport fluctuations and captures the character of the observed circulation patterns.

The modelled currents are consistent with the historical view of the winter circulation and contain the counter-current.The water was calm as expected until we turned into Johnston Strait for a thrilling sail with regular gusts in the 40s.

Still, we sailed along steadily, and going with the current our speed over ground surprised us with a max of kts! That's 2 kts faster than the speed we're normally happy to reach.