Planktic foraminiferal shell thinning in the Arabian Sea due to anthropogenic ocean acidification?

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de Moel, H. ; Ganssen, G. M. ; Peeters, F. J. C. ; Jung, S. J. A. ; Kroon, D. ; Brummer, G. J. A. ; Zeebe, R. E. (2009)
  • Journal: BIOGEOSCIENCES (issn: 1726-4170, eissn: 1726-4189)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.5194/bg-6-1917-2009
  • Subject: /dk/atira/pure/subjectarea/asjc/1900/1904 | Ecology | /dk/atira/pure/subjectarea/asjc/1100/1105 | QH540-549.5 | QE1-996.5 | Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics | QH501-531 | Geology | Life | Earth-Surface Processes

About one third of the anthropogenic carbon dioxide (CO<sub>2</sub>) released into the atmosphere in the past two centuries has been taken up by the ocean. As CO<sub>2</sub> invades the surface ocean, carbonate ion concentrations and pH are lower... View more
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