Subject: What causes some tides to be 'plus tides' or 'minus tides?'
Date: Fri Apr 5 16:56:25 2002
Posted by Patrick
Grade level: 10-12
School: Linn-Benton Community College
City: Albany State/Province: Oregon
Area of science: Earth Sciences
Occessionally we have minus tides on the Oregon coastline that open wide
expanses of beach, and allow wonderful clamming and beachcombing. I have not
been able to get a good answer on why such regular occurrences as tides are so
irregular on their levels.
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