Upwelling: Oceanic Structure at the Edge of the Arctic Ice Pack in Winter

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Science  12 Jan 1979:
Vol. 203, Issue 4376, pp. 165-167
DOI: 10.1126/science.203.4376.165


Observations taken on an expedition into the Arctic Ocean north of Spitsbergen indicated the existence of a region of wind-driven upwelling along the edge of the ice pack. Models underestimate the 12-kilometer width of the upwelling region.