Understanding Tides
describes the creation of tides, the roles of the moon and the sun in producing tides, the effects of elliptical orbits, the interactions among astronomical movements, and types of tides. The author, a high school teacher, also looks at phenomena such as seiches and tidal currents that are associated with tides.

Authors: 
Eugene P. Williamson
Short Description: 
Describes how tides are created and environmental factors that affect them.
Product Number: 
ORESU-G-00-001
Entry Date: 
Sunday, October 1, 2000
Price: 
$1
Shipping & Handling: 
$1
Length: 
20 pp.
Size and Format: 
3 3/4 x 8 3/4, paper
Year of Publication: 
2000