Note on Quarter Wave Tidal Resonance in the Bristol Channel

Fong, S. W.; Heaps, N. S.. 1978 Note on Quarter Wave Tidal Resonance in the Bristol Channel. Bidston Observatory, Birkenhead, Institute of Oceanographic Sciences, 11pp. (I.O.S. Report No. 63) (Unpublished)

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Quarter-wave tidal resonance in the Bristol Channel - Celtic Sea shelf area is investigated using a simple one-dimensional numerical model. It is found that semi-diurnal resonant modes extending across the shelf are possible. The effects of tidal barrages on resonant period are determined.

Item Type: Publication - Report (UNSPECIFIED)
Programmes: POL Programmes > Other
Additional Pages: Figures 1-4 (4 pages)
Funders/Sponsors: NERC
NORA Subject Terms: Marine Sciences
Date made live: 17 Sep 2010 12:24

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