Guinea Current


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Related to Guinea Current: Canary Current, Oyashio Current
(Geog.) a current in the Atlantic Ocean setting southwardly into the Bay of Benin on the coast of Guinea.

See also: Guinea

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The eastward-flowing Guinea Current transports low-salinity warm water (Binet & Marchal 1993), favouring upwelling during its summer intensification (Philander 1979).
The authors would like to thank the crew of the R/V Dr Fridtjof Nansen for excellent working conditions, and the administration of the Guinea Current Large Marine Ecosystem (GCLME) for letting us participate in their cruises.