Conceptual diagram illustrating the two-layer flow of the Chesapeake Bay and other estuaries, and the sediment influence.

Sediment influence and water clarity

Conceptual diagram illustrating the two-layer flow of the Chesapeake Bay and other estuaries, and the sediment influence.

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Author(s)Jane Thomas
Author CompanyIntegration and Application Network
Date Created2007-01-01
AlbumEcosystems > Coastal/Marine
TypeGraphic
PublicationDefending our National Treasure: A Department of Defense Chesapeake Bay Restoration Partnership 1998-2004
Project(s)Defending our National Treasure
Dimensions1000 x 667
Filesize170 kB
Number of Downloads110
Filetype(s) PNG
LicenseAttribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-SA 4.0)
Required AttributionJane Thomas, Integration and Application Network (ian.umces.edu/media-library)