drift ice


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drift ice

[′drift ‚īs]
(oceanography)
Sea ice that has drifted from its place of formation.
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Although Atkinson locates the second of her four sections in Prince William Sound, Drift Ice does travel elsewhere.
Dubai: Drift Ice won a thrilling renewal of the Jebel Ali Sprint (Listed) by a neck from the fast-closing Calrissian on Friday and may have earned himself a ticket to the $2 million Dubai Golden Shaheen (Gr 1) in two weeks time.
This is believed to be because of the drift ice ..." (B.
The extent of landfast ice was also used as an indicator for the ice conditions in the whole basin, since there was no access to examine closer the drift ice. An interesting early work on ice-land interaction was that by Keyserling (1863) from Parnu Bay, Gulf of Riga.
Frankie Dettori makes a rare visit to the course to ride Valiance with stable jockey Kevin Shea on Drift Ice.
Periods with great advances of drift ice also affect the movements of ringed seals, harp seals, and hooded seals in Baffin Bay and Davis Strait.
Consequently, landfast ice often occupies a significant area along the northern coast in normal and severe winters, making the drift ice zone even narrower.
Drift Ice has been very competitive through the carnival, but might be a little wanting at this level.
Mike de Kock, trainer of Drift Ice, Asiatic Boy and Brave Tin Soldier
De Kock was completing a double after Drift Ice won the opening 71/2f dirt handicap.
From only three selections, he scored with his 5-4 nap With Interest and 11-2 shot Drift Ice. His final selection, Dynamic Saint, was second at 16-1.
The most successful trainer in the carnival's history had a treble, Asiatic Boy's win supplemented by Drift Ice and Honour Devil, who took the UAE Guineas trial in great style.