Biogeochemical impact of a model western iron source in the Pacific Equatorial Undercurrent

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Slemons, L.; Gorgues, T.; Aumont, Olivier; Menkès, Christophe; Murray, J. W.;
  • Publisher: Elsevier
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.dsr.2009.08.005
  • Subject: Ecosystem model | Limitation | Biological pump | Bioavailability | Equatorial Pacific | High-nitrate low-chlorophyll | Iron | [SDU.STU.OC]Sciences of the Universe [physics]/Earth Sciences/Oceanography | Transport | Export

Trace element distributions in the source waters of the Pacific Equatorial Undercurrent (EUC) show the existence of elevated total acid-soluble iron concentrations. This region has been suggested to contribute enough bioavailable iron to regulate interannual and intergl... View more
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