"Ocean Currents" is a derivative of the "Encyclopedia of Ocean Sciences, 2nd Edition" and serves as an important reference on current ocean current knowledge and expertise in one convenient and accessible source. Its selection of articles - all written by experts in their field - focuses on key ocean current concepts. Its topics include ocean currents, the circulation of deep water, the contrasting circulations of the seas, the circulation in fjords, estuaries and the effects of rivers, and the intermittency and variability of the oceans. "Ocean Currents" serves as an ideal reference for topical research. It references related articles on ocean currents to facilitate further research. It is richly illustrated with figures and tables that aid in understanding key concepts. It includes an introductory overview of ocean currents and then explores each topic in detail, making it useful to experts and graduate-level researchers. Topical arrangement makes it the perfect desk reference.