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Thermohaline Circulation

Thermohaline Circulation

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Uploaded 26 Feb 2012 by GRID-Arendal
Year: 2009
From collection: WWF Arctic Feedbacks Report
Author: Laura Margueritte
Description:
If the large-scale ocean circulation is disturbed by processes altering heat and salinity in the Arctic Ocean, the consequences may be felt worldwide. The mechanism involved is the world-encompassing meridional overturning circulation (MOC).
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