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Posted by Divebum Don on April 21, 2006 at 23:56:47:

In Reply to: Re: Re: Found What I Was Looking For posted by Max Bottomtime on April 20, 2006 at 15:30:45:

Max, I was always under the impression (and the 'bath' maps I think show) that the nutrient rich upwelling at Long Point (in particular) are due to its (closest) proximity to the near offshore shelf/deep-drop that is more south/west of the point, ...then from the Canyon to the North, though the canyon and shelf/drop are at a simmilar depth....I understand the 'prevailing' current, BUT is it 'from' the canyon you think that LP/OML is Sooo RICH?? Sea ya in the morning, yawn...Ross, any insight?

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