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120. The Gulf Stream and Global Warming

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The oceanic circulation is a global system of surface and deep currents. These currents are powered by two quite different “engines”.

This Environmental Studies Factsheet explains:
• Surface ocean currents.
• Impacts of a weaker Gulf Stream and conveyer.

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January 2010

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ISSN: 1351-5136

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