A Three-Dimensional Circulation Model for Chesapeake Bay

  • Raymond Walton
  • Robert P. Shubinski
  • John A. Aldrich
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Abstract

As part of EPA’s Chesapeake Bay Program, a three-dimensional model has been developed to simulate the circulation in Chesapeake Bay and its major tributaries. Known as the Chesapeake Bay Circulation Model (CBCM), it was developed as a management tool, and was designed to be flexible and to interlink in the future with water quality, sedimentation, and perhaps ecosystem models of the Bay.

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Sedimentation Trench 

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • Raymond Walton
    • 1
  • Robert P. Shubinski
    • 1
  • John A. Aldrich
    • 1
  1. 1.Water Resources DivisionCamp Dresser & McKeeAnnandaleUSA

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