Shipboard Collection and Preservation of Sediment Samples Collected During CHAIN 61 from the Red Sea

  • David A. Ross
  • Egon T. Degens

Abstract

This paper contains a brief description of the different coring techniques used during the CHAIN 61 cruise to the Red Sea. Locations, core length, type of sampler used and water depth are given for the Red Sea stations.

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References

  1. Matthews, D. J.: Tables of the velocity of sound in pure water and sea water for use in echo-sounding and sound-ranging, 2nd Ed. London Hydrographic Dept., Admiralty, 52 p. (1939).Google Scholar
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1969

Authors and Affiliations

  • David A. Ross
    • 1
  • Egon T. Degens
    • 1
  1. 1.Woods Hole Oceanographic InstitutionWoods HoleUSA

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