Event Summary

John White mentions the counter-currents on the coastal side of Gulf Stream

Date

1590

Description

The Englishman and water colorist John White, who resided on Roanoke Island in late 1580s, mentions the counter-currents on the coastal side of Gulf Stream, observed during his stay on Roanoke Island

Timeline 1

Oceanography & Marine Sciences, 1492 � to present

Record ID

745