Articles | Volume 10, issue 12
Biogeosciences, 10, 7957–7970, 2013

Special issue: Deep-sea ecosystems in European seas

Biogeosciences, 10, 7957–7970, 2013

Research article 06 Dec 2013

Research article | 06 Dec 2013

Modelled transport of benthic marine microplastic pollution in the Nazaré Canyon

A. Ballent et al.

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