Upwelling sentence example

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  • The volcanic fissures that allowed of the upwelling of basalt are represented by numerous dykes, many cutting the earlier lava-flows as well as all the beds below them.
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  • The several ranges of the Cordillera show very different types of structure and were formed at different ages, the Selkirks with their core of pre-Cambrian granite, gneiss and schists coming first, then the Coast Ranges, which seem to have been elevated in Cretaceous times, formed mainly by a great upwelling of granite and diorite as batholiths along the margin of the continent and sedimentary rocks lying as remnants on their flanks; and finally the Rocky Mountains in the Laramie or early Eocene, after the close of the Cretaceous.
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  • upwelling nutrient-rich water from greater depths which drives plankton growth, increasing productivity in the surface waters.
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  • Flushes are associated with lateral water movement, and springs with localized upwelling of water.
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  • A high and late autumn peak of phytoplankton off the coast of Portugal may be associated with coastal upwelling.
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  • The differences in the stratosphere between the runs were ascribed to a different tropopause structure in 49L and to greater tropical upwelling in 49L.
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  • Fine-scale transient upwelling (from eddies, fronts and planetary waves) provides the dominant supply of nitrate.
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  • It surfaced a few yards away with a huge upwelling of water.
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  • This creates a great upwelling of nutrients, which sustains the biodiversity of this region.
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  • Trade winds and the equatorial upwelling maintain warm sea surface temperatures at the western equatorial Pacific and cold surface temperatures in the east.
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  • AMT sampling covers almost the entire gradient of oceanic productivity from oligotrophic ocean gyres to seasonally high productive high latitude and equatorial upwelling waters.
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  • intertropical convergence zone is likely to shift northwards, changing the distribution of zones of upwelling.
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  • upwelling regions are thus playing an essential role in the marine biogeochemical cycle of many elements.
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  • upwelling system of Western Iberia were used for the analysis.
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  • upwelling area near the West coast of Vancouver Is and BC's north coast.
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  • upwelling waters off the California coast.
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  • upwelling process.
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  • upwelling sea currents.
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  • Aims To understand the Formation and Evolution of the Ocean Crust from mantle upwelling to subduction.
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  • upwelling of water.
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  • upwelling of nutrients, which sustains the biodiversity of this region.
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  • The OMZ is created by the monsoon upwelling nutrient-rich water from greater depths which drives plankton growth, increasing productivity in the surface waters.
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  • The coastal upwelling regions are thus playing an essential role in the marine biogeochemical cycle of many elements.
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  • A database of vertical distributions of chlorophyll in the upwelling system of Western Iberia were used for the analysis.
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  • Identifying 3-D plankton from net hauls in the upwelling area near the West coast of Vancouver Is and BC 's north coast.
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  • The most magnificent of these submarine forests are found in the cool upwelling waters off the California coast.
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  • There are also descriptions of inertial motion, geostrophic flow, the Ekman layer and the upwelling process.
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  • In Chile we visited the coastal desert with its oases and its nutrient-rich upwelling sea currents.
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  • During the northern summer the south-west monsoon, which is sufficiently strong to bring navigation practically to a standstill except for powerful steamers, sets up a strong north-easterly drift in the Arabian Sea, and the water removed from the east African coast is replaced by the upwelling of cold water from below; this is one of the best illustrations of this action extant.
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