Articles | Volume 7, issue 3
Ocean Sci., 7, 421–428, 2011
Ocean Sci., 7, 421–428, 2011

Research article 15 Jun 2011

Research article | 15 Jun 2011

About the seasonal and fortnightly variabilities of the Mediterranean outflow

C. Millot and J. Garcia-Lafuente

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