Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India

Volume 28 Issue 1&2

A new concept of coastal water upwelling.

A. V. S. Murty

The situations of coastal water upwelling of the world oceans and the limitations of the classical theory of the process are discussed. A linkage is envisaged between the generation of coastal upwelling along the eastern boundary of the ocean with the intensification of western boundary current as a paired set situated at the longitudinal wings of the subtropical gyre.

Date : 31-12-1986