Environmental Oil Spill Sensitivity Atlas for the West Greenland Coastal Zone
Internet Reading Guide
Here you will find information related to reading the report via an internet-connection. Please see the page
Reading Guide (in PDF-format) for general information on the properties of the report as a PDF-document.
The report is in PDF-format and hence Acrobat Reader
(download from here) must be installed on your computer to be able to read it. Acrobat Reader will then open as a plug-in in your internet-browser.
The report is formatted into pages of A4-size ? suitable for printing. Depending of the type of content (text, figures, maps) the default view of each sub-document will be either "fit width" or "fit page".
This report is big ? a total size of 394 MB (of which 250 MB are airphoto-images). If you have a need for frequent and heavyly use of the information in the report you may prefer to get access to the CD-version. Contact
Anders Mosbech at
National Environmental Research Institute for further information. A few of the maps and images in the Internet-version are stored in a coarser version than in the CD-version. This is done to avoid too long downloading times.
The report is divided into 289 sub-documents with a indvidual size varying from 30 KB to 2.5 MB. Although these documents in some ways are optimized for internet-use you will experience some waiting time while the pages are downloaded to your computer ? depending of the speed of your internet-connection.
The following list of filesizes for the main chapters may be a help in choosing what to read.
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