Lec13_Oceans2_2012b_st-1

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Unformatted text preview: ey were taken in October 2002 at the Qiantang Jian River in Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China  ­ ­ but used by the media as taken from the 2004 tsunami A tidal bore is a ____________that moves up certain low ­lying rivers due to an _____________. Tidal bores form when an ___________ rushes up a river, developing a steep forward slope due to resistance to the tide's advance by the river, which is flowing in the opposite direction. Thus we have the phenomenon of the river changing its flow, flowing in OVER the outgoing river water. Want to watch some contenders for the Darwin Award? Go to: http://www.metacafe.com/watch/yt-asa6N2F5BNQ/tsunami_tidal_bore_in_china/ Decadal variations in ocean circulation ENSO El Niño Southern Oscilla2on •  ENSO is a ___________________ occurring in the ____________________...
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This document was uploaded on 02/18/2014 for the course BIO 01:460:204 at Rutgers.

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