Freshening of Antarctic Intermediate Water in the South Atlantic Ocean in 2005–2014

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W. Yao; J. Shi; X. Zhao;

Basin-scale freshening of Antarctic Intermediate Water (AAIW) is reported to have occurred in the South Atlantic Ocean during the period from 2005 to 2014, as shown by the gridded monthly means of the Array for Real-time Geostrophic Oceanography (Argo) data. Th... View more
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