COSEE Ocean Systems: News
New findings blow a decade of assumptions out of the water
Description: It's important to have a global picture of where nitrogen fixation is occurring -- that is where nitrogen gas is being converted into substances like nitrate that are usable by life -- in order to understand the environmental controls on nitrogen fixation and its likely response to climate change in the past and in the future, says Curtis Deutsch, a University of Washington research assistant in oceanography. [Source: University of Washington Press Release]
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Source: University of Washington Press Release
Publish Date: 1/10/2007
Reading Level: Basic
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