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OS | Articles | Volume 14, issue 5
Ocean Sci., 14, 1207–1221, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/os-14-1207-2018
© Author(s) 2018. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.
Ocean Sci., 14, 1207–1221, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/os-14-1207-2018
© Author(s) 2018. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.

Research article 12 Oct 2018

Research article | 12 Oct 2018

Diagnosing transit times on the northwestern North Atlantic continental shelf

Krysten Rutherford and Katja Fennel
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