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On the net growth of phytoplankton in two Dutch estuaries

Kromkamp, J.C. and Peene, J. (1995) On the net growth of phytoplankton in two Dutch estuaries. Water Science and Technology, 32, 55-58. ISSN 0273-1223.

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Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0273-1223(95)00680-X

Abstract

Langdon's model has been used in the calculation of net primary production of phytoplankton in the (turbid eutrophic) Westerschelde and (relatively transparent) Oosterschelde estuaries. The results for the Westerschelde are shown to be much closer to the observed values than is achieved using other methods (fixed respiration rate) of calculation. [KEYWORDS: primary production; phytoplankton; estuaries; respiration; C-balance Light]

Item Type:Article
Institutes:Nederlands Instituut voor Ecologie (NIOO)
ID Code:10334
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