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Pioneering Study Calculates Arctic Ocean Nutrient Budget
Description: This is the first study to look at the transport of dissolved inorganic nutrients nitrate, phosphate and silicate together, all of which are essential for life in the ocean. The study combined measurements of nutrient concentrations with measurements of how much water was transported across the main Arctic gateways -- Davis Strait, Fram Strait, the Barents Sea Opening and Bering Strait -- in summer 2005. [Source: ScienceDaily]
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Source: ScienceDaily
Publish Date: 4/9/2013
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