Inorganic Nitrogen Compounds in Ocean Stagnation and Nutrient Resupply

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Science  24 May 1968:
Vol. 160, Issue 3830, pp. 884-885
DOI: 10.1126/science.160.3830.884


The interrelations and time-dependence of nitrate, nitrite, and ammonia in a deep basin of the Baltic Sea yield a measurement of stagnation history and may provide a means of prediction of resupply of nutrients to the upper productive layers.

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