World Library  


Add to Book Shelf
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Book

Numerical Modelling of Physical Processes Governing Larval Transport in the Southern North Sea : Volume 10, Issue 5 (17/10/2013)

By Tiessen, M. C. H.

Click here to view

Book Id: WPLBN0004020722
Format Type: PDF Article :
File Size: Pages 42
Reproduction Date: 2015

Title: Numerical Modelling of Physical Processes Governing Larval Transport in the Southern North Sea : Volume 10, Issue 5 (17/10/2013)  
Author: Tiessen, M. C. H.
Volume: Vol. 10, Issue 5
Language: English
Subject: Science, Ocean, Science
Collections: Periodicals: Journal and Magazine Collection, Copernicus GmbH
Historic
Publication Date:
2013
Publisher: Copernicus Gmbh, Göttingen, Germany
Member Page: Copernicus Publications

Citation

APA MLA Chicago

Van Der Veer, H. W., Der Molen, J. V., Gerkema, T., H. Tiesse, M. C., Fernard, L., & Ruardij, P. (2013). Numerical Modelling of Physical Processes Governing Larval Transport in the Southern North Sea : Volume 10, Issue 5 (17/10/2013). Retrieved from http://hawaiilibrary.net/


Description
Description: Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research, P.O. Box 59, 1790 AB Den Burg, Texel, the Netherlands. A three-dimensional hydrodynamic model (GETM) was coupled with a particle tracking routine (GITM) to study the inter-annual variability in transport paths of particles in the North Sea and English Channel. For validation, a comparison with observed drifter trajectories was made. The aim was to investigate to what extent variability in the hydrodynamic conditions alone (reflecting passive particle transport) contributed to inter-annual variability in transport of eggs and larvae. In this idealized study, no a-priori selection of spawning grounds or periods was made and no active behaviour (vertical migration) or mortality were included. Egg and larval development towards coastal nursery areas was based solely on sea water temperature, while settlement areas were defined by a threshold water depth. Results showed strong inter-annual variability in drift direction and distance, caused by a combination of wind speed and direction. Strong inter-annual variability was observed both in absolute amount of settlement in coastal areas, as well as in the relative importance of the different areas. Settlement in the western Dutch Wadden Sea not only showed inter-annual variability, but patterns were also variable within each year and revealed seasonal changes in the origin of particles.

Summary
Numerical modelling of physical processes governing larval transport in the Southern North Sea

Excerpt
Aldridge, J., van der Molen, J., and Forster, R.: Wider ecological implications of Macroalgae cultivation, The Crown Estate, 2012.; Bergman, M. J. N., Veer, H. W., and Zulstra, J. J.: Plaice nurseries: effects on recruitment, J. Fish Biol., 33, 201–218, 1988.; Boero, F., Bouillon, J., and Gravili, C.: The life cycle of Hydrichthys mirus (Cnidaria: Hydrozoa: Anthomedusae: Pandeidae), Zool. J. Linn. Soc., 101, 189–199, 1991.; Bolle, L. J., Dickey-Collas, M., van Beek, J. K. L., Erftemeijer, P. L. A., Witte, J. IJ., van der Veer, H. W., and Rijnsdorp, A.: Variability in transport of fish eggs and larvae. III. Effects of hydrodynamics and larval behaviour on recruitment in plaice, Mar. Ecol.-Prog. Ser., 390, 195–211, 2009.; Borley, J. O.: Report on the Experimental Transplantation of Plaice to the Dogger Bank Carried Out by the Marine Biological Association in the Years 1904–8, 1919.; Burchard, H. and Bolding, K.: GETM – A general estuarine transport model. Scientific documentation (Technical report No. EUR 20253 EN), European Commission, 2002.; Creutzberg, F., Eltink, A. T. G. W., and van Noort, G. J.: The migration of plaice larvae Pleuronectes platessa into the western Wadden Sea, in: Proc. 12th Europ. Mar. Biol. Symp. Presented at the Physiology and behaviour of marine organisms, edited by: McLusky, D. S. and Berry, A. J., Pergamon Press, New York, 243–251, 1978.; Dale, B.: Dinoflagellate cysr analysis of upper quaternary sediments in core GIK-15530-4 from the Skagerrak, Nor. Geol. Tidsskr., 65, 97–102., 1985.; Loots, C., Vaz, S., Koubbi, P., Planque, B., Coppin, F., and Verin, Y.: Inter-annual variability of North Sea plaice spawning habitat, J. Sea Res., 64, 427–435, 2010.; De Graaf, M., Jager, Z., Vreugdenhil, C. B., and Elorche, M.: Numerical simulations of tidally cued vertical migrations of flatfish larvae in the North Sea, Estuar. Coast. Shelf S., 59, 295–305, 2004.; Dickey-Collas, M., Bolle, L. J., van Beek, J. K. L., and Erftemeijer, P. L. A.: Variability in transport of fish eggs and larvae. II. Effects of hydrodynamics on the transport of Downs herring larvae, Mar. Ecol.-Prog. Ser., 390, 183–194, 2009.; ECMWF (European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts), available at: http://www.ecmwf.int/, 2013.; Fox, C. J., McCloghrie, P., and Nash, R. D. M.: Potential transport of plaice eggs and larvae between two apparently self-contained populations in the Irish Sea, Estuar. Coast. Shelf-S., 81, 381–389, 2009.; Fox, C. J., Mccloghrie, P., Young, E. F., and Nash, R. D. M.: The importance of individual behaviour for successful settlement of juvenile plaice (Pleuronectes platessa L.): a modelling and field study in the eastern Irish Sea, Fish. Oceanogr., 15, 301–313, 2006.; Gräwe, U. and Burchard, H.: Storm surges in the Western Baltic Sea: the present and a possible future, Clim. Dynam., 39, 165–183, 2011.; Harding, D., Nichols, J. H., and Tungate, D. S.: The spawning of plaice (Pleuronectes platessa) in the southern North Sea and English Channel, Rapp. Procès Verbaux Réunions Cons. Int. Pour Explor. Mer 172, 102–113, 1978.; Hufnagl, M., Peck, M. A., Nash, R. D. M., Pohlmann, T., and Rijnsdorp, A. D.: Changes in potential North Sea spawning grounds of plaice (Pleuronectes platessa L.) based on early life stage connectivity to nursery habitats, J. Sea Res., doi:j.seares.2012.10.007, in press, 2013.; Janssen, F., Schrum, C., and Backhaus, J. O.: A climatological data set of temperature and salinity for the Baltic Sea and the North Sea, Dtsch. Hydrogr. Z., 51, 5–245, 1999.; Leeuwen, van, S. M., van der Molen, J., Ruardij, P., Fernand, L., and Jickells, T.: Modelling the contribution of deep chlorophyll maxima to annual primary production in the North Sea, Biogeochemistry, 113, 137–152, 2012.; Leggett, W. C. and Deblois, E.: Recruitment in marine fishes: Is it regulated by starvation and predation in the egg and larv

 

Click To View

Additional Books


  • Comparison Between Three Implementations... (by )
  • Phytoplankton Blooms on the Western Shel... (by )
  • Responses of Atmospheric Circulation to ... (by )
  • Friction and Mixing Effects on Potential... (by )
  • Mean Circulation in the Coastal Ocean Of... (by )
  • Ensurf: Multi-model Sea Level Forecast –... (by )
  • On the Fast Response of the Southern Oce... (by )
  • Variability of Heat and Salinity Content... (by )
  • An Ensemble Study of Extreme North Sea S... (by )
  • X-band Cosmo-skymed Wind Field Retrieval... (by )
  • Assimilation of Sea-ice Concentration in... (by )
  • Altimetric Sampling and Mapping Procedur... (by )
Scroll Left
Scroll Right

 



Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Hawaii eBook Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.