Assessment of inter-annual and seasonal variability of the circulation
over the shelf and slope off central Chile and the development of
simple models of free and wind-forced trapped waves
Characterization of bio-optical properties, the levels of primary
and new production, and other carbon fluxes in selected areas of the
Humboldt Current System in relation to oceanographic conditions. ...
Characterization of the metabolic adaptations of
planktonic species/assemblages to the suboxic/hypoxic
conditions in the Humboldt Current System off Chile
The metabolic adaptations of planktonic ...
Determination of the structure and functioning of the benthic
community, and pools and fluxes of N-compounds (ammonia, nitrate,
nitrite) across the sediment-water interface in relation to local
Evaluating the impact of upwelling and/or relaxation periods and of
low dissolved oxygen regimes on the structure and functioning of the
benthic community on the Concepcion shelf
The marine environment ...
Evaluation of the physical and biological responses of the Humboldt
Current System to the 1997-98 El Nino event. Please see website for
additional information "http://www.profc.udec.cl/fondap/english/".
FONDAP-HUMBOLDT Program - Circulation and Physical-Biological
Interactions in the Humboldt Current System and their Impact upon
Regional Biogeochemical Cycling 1997-2000
The FONDAP-Humboldt program ...
In the Humboldt Current System, a rich fauna of soft-bottom communities inhabits the continental margin in contact with low-oxygen equatorial subsurface waters, and low-salinity, well-oxygenated intermediate ...