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depth contour

[′depth ‚kän‚tu̇r]
(oceanography)
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This has been initiated by feedback from the port authorities, pilots and mariners using ENCs in these areas, and the desire for the advantage of a more accurate safety depth contour capability.
Caption: Figure 6: The average percentage of sand and silt/clay of all depth contours.
These low velocity zones are exactly in the zone of interest, where the time and depth contour maps of the Lower Goru and the B-Sands are interpreted (Fig.
At the 5 m depth contour, the minimum number of species was found during two months: in March when water temperature started to rise; and October/November when the temperature started to decline.
4a) showed low to moderate relative abundances (0-60 [h.sup.-1]) around the 10 m depth contour, with a tendency towards higher values at the northern extremity of the sampling area (60-120 [h.sup.-1]).
To determine the abundance of adult giant kelp (length [greater than or equal to] 1 m) and sub-adult giant kelp (length < 1 m, species identifiable), as well as rare algal and invertebrate species, 1-2 50 m band transects were laid out along a depth contour starting at each site marker buoy.
Numbers of each sex and the 200 m depth contour are marked on each figure.
A time and depth contour map for both Lokhart and Kohat formations are prepared and new well location is proposed in the Lokhart Limestone ofPaleocene age inside the contour of 1000 m into the roll over structure.
The 0-2, 2-5, 5-10,10-20, and 20-30 m depth contour intervals and average depths in those intervals ate multiplied to estimate a volume step function.
Time, Depth contour and 3D surface maps of Kirther Formation have been generated which are further correlated with petrophysical results ofWell PakG2-l.
Crappies built nests close to deep water (12-foot depth contour) where sparse short vegetation was present.