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Collaborative Research: TRacing the fate of Algal Carbon Export in the Ross Sea (TRACERS) - NSF-ANT11-42065
Entry ID: NSF-ANT11-42065

Abstract: Sinking particles are a major element of the biological pump and they are commonly assigned to two fates: mineralization in the water column and accumulation at the seafloor. However, there is another fate of export hidden within the vertical decline of carbon, the transformation of sinking organic matter to fine suspended and/or dissolved organic fractions. This process has been suggested but has ... View entire text
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Description: NSF Award Abstract #1142065
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Start Date: 2012-07-15
Stop Date: 2015-06-30
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DIF Creation Date: 2015-08-26
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-11-12