Articles | Volume 10, issue 5
Research article
02 Oct 2014
Research article |  | 02 Oct 2014

Variability of water mass properties in the Strait of Sicily in summer period of 1998–2013

A. Bonanno, F. Placenti, G. Basilone, R. Mifsud, S. Genovese, B. Patti, M. Di Bitetto, S. Aronica, M. Barra, G. Giacalone, R. Ferreri, I. Fontana, G. Buscaino, G. Tranchida, E. Quinci, and S. Mazzola

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