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Current observations in the Hawaiian Archipelago

Klaus Wyrtki

Current observations in the Hawaiian Archipelago

by Klaus Wyrtki

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Published by Hawaii Institute of Geophysics, University of Hawaii] in [Honolulu .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Hawaii.
    • Subjects:
    • Ocean currents -- Hawaii.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Klaus Wyrtki, Volker Graefe, and Wm. Patzert.
      Series[Hawaii Institute of Geophysics] HIG-69-15, HIG (Series) ;, 69-15.
      ContributionsGraefe, Volker, joint author., Patzert, William Charles, joint author., United States. Office of Naval Research.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQE500 .H35 no. 69-15
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 27, [135], 6 p.
      Number of Pages135
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5290505M
      LC Control Number72010459

      The Hawaiian Archipelago: Six Months Among the Palm Groves, Coral Reefs, and Volcanoes of the Sandwich Islands. Isabella Lucy Bird. G. P. Putnam's sons, - Hawaii - pages. 6 Reviews. Preview this book /5(6). The Ocean Tipping Points collaborative research project seeks to understand and characterize tipping points in ocean ecosystems. Tipping points occur when small shifts in human pressures or environmental conditions bring about large, sometimes abrupt changes in a ecosystem.

        Kure Atoll, the northernmost reef in the Hawaiian archipelago, hosts mesophotic reefs with the most species unique to a specific location found in any marine ecosystem on : Erin Blakemore.   The Northwestern Hawaiian Islands (alternately termed the Leeward Islands) are, with the exception of Midway Atoll, part of the State of Hawaii: specifically, the City and County of Honolulu. Northwestern Hawaiian Islands - Wikipedia Midway Atoll.

      The archipelago actually consists of several exposed peaks of a long-stretching undersea mountain range known as the Hawaiian-Emperor seamount chain, which resulted from the volcanic activity above a local hotspot in the. Earth's mantle. Hawaiian volcanoes are entirely composed of volcanic rocks of coarse-grained equivalents of gabbros and diabase. Book I of the Hawaiian Language Reprint Series Ke Kupu Hou Second printing / pages. Cloth $38/$30 to HHS members Paper $20/$16 to HHS members ISBN (paper); (cloth) Created as a gift to honor King Kalākaua, this is the only book of Hawaiian poetic compositions published during the Hawaiian monarchy period.


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