RE: NANFA-- tides and water mixing

Jay DeLong (
Wed, 12 Jun 2002 07:44:40 -0700

> Tidal rivers usually have a "salt wedge" of denser salt waters
> underneath a fresher layer. Mixing can be surprisingly slight.
> --Bruce Stallsmith

I wondered if that was it, if it was some effect of the faster flowing river
water, or both. Thanks.

Jay DeLong
Olympia, WA
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