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By X. Le Pichon, M. Melguen, J. C. Sibuet (auth.), Henry Charnock, Sir George Deacon (eds.)

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The papers on the normal Symposia of the Joint Oceanographic meeting have been offered through authors who were invited to accommodate issues of huge interdisciplinary curiosity. jointly they gave a important account of the current nation of marine examine, its proQlems and strength. There turns out advantage in publishing them in a single quantity and we're thankful to the authors who kindly agreed to organize their papers for book. This has taken it slow (and now not all authors came across it attainable) yet we are hoping the ensuing quantity continues to be indicative of developments in smooth oceanography. really visible is the way the utilized points are commencing to play a extra very important half inspite of concerns in regards to the results of the legislations of the ocean on our freedom to make observations. we're specially thankful to the 4 authors who agreed to offer lectures summarising the paintings of their personal box which was once stated on the meeting. We additionally desire to thank the opposite authors, in addition to all interested by the meeting and with the creation of this volume.

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1975) explain the seasonal variations of concentration of copper in Greenland glacial strata by the fallout of stratospheric volcanic debris. 1 ppb, respectively. There are also higher levels of copper in the fall of 1970 and in the winter of 1966 - 1967 over the samples taken in adjacent seasons (Table 3). These data suggest that the copper peaks might be related to the periods of high stratospheric fallout that occur during the winter and fall at midlatitudes. It is reasonable to consider that copper was introduced into the northern hemispheric stratosphere by the Icelandic, Aleutian or other volcanic events.

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