https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stratification_(water)

Water stratification is when water masses with different properties - salinity ( halocline), oxygenation (chemocline), density (pycnocline), temperature ...

http://climatechangeandoceanstratification.blogspot.com/p/climate-change-impacts-on-ocean.html

Nov 12, 2012 ... Natural stratification of the ocean column occurs as pictured below. With natural stratification a vertical water column is formed due to the ...

https://eesc.columbia.edu/courses/ees/climate/lectures/o_strat.html

These are due to the movement of seawater in the horizontal (ocean currents) and vertical (upwelling/sinking) directions. Temperature and density of ocean ...

https://www.sciencedirect.com/topics/earth-and-planetary-sciences/stratification

When the stratification is mostly vertical (e.g., layers of various densities .... Freshwater has a density of approximately 1.00 g/cm3, whereas ocean water has a ...

http://oceanmotion.org/html/background/ocean-vertical-structure.htm

Ocean's Vertical Structure Background ... Strong storm winds may temporarily disturb this stable stratification bringing colder than usual water to the surface.

https://timescavengers.blog/climate-change/ocean-layers-mixing/

Due to density differences, the surface and deep ocean layers do not easily mix. This means that ... We'll talk more about ocean stratification on the next page.

https://www.pmel.noaa.gov/people/cronin/encycl/ms0149.pdf

weakly stratified. The 'classic' vertically uniform mixed layer may not be present in the upper ocean surface layer as depicted in Figure 1. As the sun sets,.

https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/pdf/10.1080/07055900.1991.9649417

tional studies suggest that the vertical diffusivity is not constant but increases with depth, possibly in ... the model was significantly more stratified than the ocean.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5699439/

Indeed, the ocean stratification and mixing control from the overlying atmosphere is ..... where the vertical extent of the mixed layer (h, MLD) results from the ...

https://pangea.stanford.edu/courses/EESS146Bweb/Lecture%202.pdf

Physical characteristics of the ocean. • Properties of seawater. • Hydrostatic balance. • Equation of state of seawater. • Stratification and buoyancy. • Vertical ...