Accession Number : ADC005410


Title :   Mediterranean Environmental Acoustic Summary


Corporate Author : TRACOR INC ROCKVILLE MD


Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/c005410.pdf


Report Date : Jul 1974


Pagination or Media Count : 275


Abstract : This report contains a compilation of environmental and acoustic data for the Mediterranean Sea. Environmental topics covered, both in text and graphically include marine climatology, physical oceanography, geology and geophysics, biology, and shipping distributions. The acoustic data include the sound velocity structure, propagation loss data, and ambient noise data. Variable environmental and acoustic data are presented on a monthly or seasonal basis.


Descriptors :   *OCEAN ENVIRONMENTS , *ANTISUBMARINE WARFARE , *UNDERWATER SOUND , SPATIAL DISTRIBUTION , TEMPERATURE , OCEAN WAVES , SHIP NOISE , OCEANOGRAPHIC DATA , MARINE GEOLOGY , SEASONAL VARIATIONS , SOUND TRANSMISSION , TABLES(DATA) , MARINE BIOLOGY , CHARTS , MEDITERRANEAN SEA , SALINITY , MARINE CLIMATOLOGY , WATER TRAFFIC , AMBIENT NOISE , ACOUSTIC VELOCITY , CONVERGENCE ZONES , BOTTOM LOSS , MARINE GEOPHYSICS , MARINE BIOLOGICAL NOISE , ACOUSTIC PROPERTIES , INTERNAL WAVES , SHIPPING , ACOUSTIC DATA


Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Undersea and Antisubmarine Warfare
      Acoustic Detection and Detectors
      Acoustics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE