Beaufort Rise

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Beaufort Rise

 

a submarine rise in the northern Arctic Ocean in the plain of the Amundsen Bay. A wide step in the continental shelf, it makes a smooth transition westward into the Canadian Hollow. The depth above the rise is 1,000–2,500 m. It was named for the English admiral F. Beaufort.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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