Wollast, R. and Gade, H. G. and Burton, J. D. and Leendertse, J. J. and Mountford, K. and Odum, Howard T. and Postma, H. and Ulanowicz, Robert E. and Chiote Tavares, W. M. and Ambar, Isable (1975) Estuaries. In: Nihoul, J. C. J. (ed.) Modeling of Marine Systems. Amsterdam, Elsevier, pp. 253-256.

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In the following an attempt is made to outline the specific problems of modelling of estuaries as characterized by the discharge of fresh water into a partially enclosed sea water body. The hydrodynamical regime and exchange mechanisms encountered in estuaries lead to specific chemical, biological and geological processes requiring specially adapted models.

Item Type: Book Section
Title: Estuaries
Personal Creator/Author:
Wollast, R.
Gade, H. G.
Burton, J. D.
Leendertse, J. J.
Mountford, K.
Odum, Howard T.
Postma, H.
Ulanowicz, Robert E.
Chiote Tavares, W. M.
Ambar, Isable
Title of Book: Modeling of Marine Systems
Nihoul, J. C. J.
Page Range: pp. 253-256
Date: 1975
Publisher: Elsevier
Place of Publication: Amsterdam
Issuing Agency: University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science. Chesapeake Biological Laboratory
Additional Information: UMCES Contribution No. 839
Uncontrolled Keywords: models; estuaries, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science. Chesapeake Biological Laboratory.
Subjects: Ecology
Earth Sciences
Item ID: 2011
Depositing User: Kathleen Heil
Date Deposited: 15 Apr 2009 11:46
Last Modified: 14 Dec 2010 16:48

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