Oceanography The Official Magazine of
The Oceanography Society

Volume 08 | Number 3 | 1995

On the Cover: Clockwise around the Antarctic continent (upper center), starting from the upper left: Palmer Station, (64°46'S 64°04'W) on Anvers Island west of the Antarctic Peninsula, is a year round U.S. research station supported by the National Science Foundation, Office of Polar Programs (view from glacier looking toward Torgersen Island and Palmer Basin); sunset on the Antarctic Peninsula; deploying BOPS (bit-optical profiling system) from the Polar Duke (Jan '93); deploying nets from the Polar Duke in winter (Aug '93); retrieving sediment traps with the Nathaniel B. Palmer (Mar '93)
Middle panel from left to right: SCUBA diver censusing under-ice community; south polar skua; RV Polar Duke.
Lower panel from left to right: pancake ice; Adelie penguins on Torgersen Island; trawling zodiac near Palmer Station. (Photos by Palmer LTER PIs, graduate students and staff.)
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Volume 08 Issue 03
REGULAR ISSUE FEATURES

The Palmer LTER: A Long-Term Ecological Research Program at Palmer Station, Antarctica
Smith, R.C., K.S. Baker, W.R. Fraser, E.E. Hofmann, D.M. Karl, J.M. Klinck, L.B. Quetin, B.B. Prézelin, R.M. Ross, W.Z. Trivelpiece, and M. Vernet. 1995. The Palmer LTER: A long-term ecological research program at Palmer Station, Antarctic. Oceanography 8(3):77–86, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.1995.01.

DEPARTMENTS

QUARTERDECK • We Are on the Web
Atkinson, L. 1995. Quarterdeck: We are on the Web. Oceanography 8(3):75, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.1995.02.

THE OCEANOGRAPHER’S TOOLKIT • Common Data Formats
Atkinson, L., and S. Hankin. 1995. The oceanographer’s toolkit: Common data formats. Oceanography 8(3):100–101, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.1995.07.

REVIEW AND COMMENT • Priorities for Coastal Ecosystem Science—A Review
Boesch, D.F., and E.R. Urban Jr. 1995. Priorities for Coastal Ecosystem Science—A review. Oceanography 8(3):97–99, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.1995.06.

NEWS AND INFORMATION • Joint Global Ocean Flux Study—Science Symposium
Calvert, S.E. 1995. Joint Global Ocean Flux Study—Science Symposium. Oceanography 8(3):110–111, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.1995.13.

REVIEW AND COMMENT • Physical Oceanography of the Southwest Atlantic Ocean
Campos, E.J.D., J.L. Miller, T.J. Müller, and R.G. Peterson. 1995. Physical oceanography of the southwest Atlantic Ocean. Oceanography 8(3):87–91, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.1995.03.

NEWS AND INFORMATION • Multinational Oceanographic Cooperation
Cole, M. 1995. Multinational oceanographic cooperation. Oceanography 8(3):112–113, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.1995.14.

THE OCEANOGRAPHY CLASSROOM • New Column on Education
Farrington, J.W. 1995. New column on education. Oceanography 8(3):102, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.1995.08.

NEWS AND INFORMATION • SCOR: What Is It and What Does It Do?
Gross, E., and T. Healy. 1995. SCOR: What is it and what does it do? Oceanography 8(3):114, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.1995.15.

IN MEMORY OF • Ann Gall Durbin, Oceanographer, 1946–1995
Leinen, M. 1995. Remembrance: Ann Gall Durbin, Oceanographer, 1946–1995. Oceanography 8(3):115, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.1995.16.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR •
Letter to the editors. 1995. Oceanography 8(3):76.

REVIEW AND COMMENT • Calcium Carbonate Sedimentation in the Global Ocean: Linkages Between the Neritic and Pelagic Environments
Milliman, J.D., and A.W. Droxler. 1995. Calcium carbonate sedimentation in the global ocean: Linkages between the neritic and pelagic environments. Oceanography 8(3):92–94, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.1995.04.

REVIEW AND COMMENT • Review of Benoit Chushman-Roisin's Introduction to Geophysical Fluid Dynamics
Moore, D.W. 1995. Review of Benoit Chushman-Roisin’s Introduction to Geophysical Fluid Dynamics. Oceanography 8(3):95–96, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.1995.05.

THE OCEANOGRAPHY CLASSROOM • Diverse Career Possibilities and a Broad Oceanography Curriculum
Sharp, J.H. 1995. Diverse career possibilities and a broad oceanography curriculum. Oceanography 8(3):106–107, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.1995.10.

NEWS AND INFORMATION • DOC Intercalibration to End Soon
Sharp, J.H. 1995. DOC intercalibration to end soon. Oceanography 8(3):109, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.1995.12.

NEWS AND INFORMATION • European Biophysics
Vodyanoy, I. 1995. European biophysics. Oceanography 8(3):108, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.1995.11.

THE OCEANOGRAPHY CLASSROOM • Linking Public Policy Support for Ocean Science to Pre-College Education
Watkins, J.D. 1995. Linking public policy support for ocean science to pre-college education. Oceanography 8(3):103–105, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.1995.09.