Chesapeake Waters

Chesapeake Waters

Author: John Capper

Publisher: Cornell Maritime Press/Tidewater Publishers

ISBN: UVA:35007004720748

Category: Chesapeake Bay Region (Md. and Va.)

Page: 201

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Chesapeake Waters
Language: en
Pages: 201
Authors: John Capper, Garrett Power, Frank R. Shivers
Categories: Chesapeake Bay Region (Md. and Va.)
Type: BOOK - Published: 1983 - Publisher: Cornell Maritime Press/Tidewater Publishers

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Chesapeake Waters
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Steven G. Davison, Steven Gebauer Davison
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: Cornell Maritime Press/Tidewater Publishers

Although media reports suggest that there always has been public concern over the health of the Chesapeake Bay, this is a fairly recent phenomenon. For centuries people saw the bay as a bottomless sink for waste products--a natural decomposer with the ability to freshen itself with ocean inflows. Not until
Circulation of Shelf Waters Off the Chesapeake Bight
Language: en
Pages: 82
Authors: Wyman Harrison
Categories: Mid-Atlantic Bight
Type: BOOK - Published: 1967 - Publisher:

This is a study of the movements of the waters of the Chesapeake Bay off the continental shelf for surface and bottom drift.
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Pages: 300
Authors: Debra Meyers, Melanie Perreault
Categories: History
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Language: en
Pages: 324
Authors: Alice Jane Lippson, Robert L. Lippson
Categories: Nature
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Life in the Chesapeake Bay is the most important book ever published on America's largest estuary. Now in its third edition, the book has been updated with a new gallery of thirty-nine color photographs and dozens of new species descriptions and illustrations.