Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Land-sea correlations in the Australian region: Post-glacial onset of the monsoon in northwestern Western Australia

De Deckker, Patrick; Barrows, Timothy T.; Rogers, John

Description

Deep-sea core Fr10/95-GC17, collected offshore North West Cape at the western tip of Western Australia, is located beneath the path of the Leeuwin Current. This shallow, warm and low salinity current is an offshoot of the Indonesian Throughflow that transfers water and heat from the West Pacific Ocean into the Indian Ocean. The location is at the edge of the Indo Pacific Warm Pool, the source of large-scale transfer of moisture and heat from the ocean to the atmosphere. For this core, we...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2014
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/75997
Source: Quaternary Science Reviews
DOI: 10.1016/j.quascirev.2014.09.030

Download

File Description SizeFormat Image
01_De Deckker_Land-sea_correlations_in_the_2014.pdf5.58 MBAdobe PDF    Request a copy


Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  23 August 2018/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator