Final report in a series on modeling Jamaica Bay, New York. The computer program provided in this report can be used for other investigations if the user is satisfied that all the approximations in the model are applicable in his case. It is not a generalized model which can be used for a certain class of estuaries and coastal seas; it is limited in its boundary conditions, and changes are required if the model boundary is not on the left side of the model array. The program in its present form can be used to compute the flow and pollutant distributions in well-mixed estuaries and coastal seas. (See also RM-6230, R-708, R-1009.)
This report is part of the RAND Corporation Report series. The report was a product of the RAND Corporation from 1948 to 1993 that represented the principal publication documenting and transmitting RAND's major research findings and final research.
This research in the public interest was supported by RAND, using discretionary funds made possible by the generosity of RAND's donors, the fees earned on client-funded research, and independent research and development (IR&D) funds provided by the Department of Defense.
This document and trademark(s) contained herein are protected by law. This representation of RAND intellectual property is provided for noncommercial use only. Unauthorized posting of this publication online is prohibited; linking directly to this product page is encouraged. Permission is required from RAND to reproduce, or reuse in another form, any of its research documents for commercial purposes. For information on reprint and reuse permissions, please visit www.rand.org/pubs/permissions.
The RAND Corporation is a nonprofit institution that helps improve policy and decisionmaking through research and analysis. RAND's publications do not necessarily reflect the opinions of its research clients and sponsors.