Canadian Tidal Manual

This page contains PDF files of sections of the Canadian Tidal Manual (Forrester, W.D. 1983. Canadian Tidal Manual. Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Ottawa, 138pp.) which has been copied with the permission of the Canadian Marine Environmental Data Service as a contribution to PSMSL and GLOSS training.

The contents of each PDF files are:

Canadian Tidal Manual Contents
Chapter 1 Part 1
Chapter 2
Chapter 3
Chapter 4
Chapter 5
Chapter 6 Part II
Chapter 7
Chapter 8
Bibliography, Appendix, Index.

While some of the photographs have clearly not scanned well, we hope that most of the text will be useful for training purposes. In particular, chapter 2 (basic tidal theory) is recommended.