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Research article
04 Mar 2014
Research article |  | 04 Mar 2014

A newly observed physical cause of the onset of the subsurface spring phytoplankton bloom in the southwestern East Sea/Sea of Japan

Y.-T. Son, K.-I. Chang, S.-T. Yoon, T. Rho, J. H. Kwak, C. K. Kang, and K.-R. Kim

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Cited articles

Chang, K.-I., Teague, W. J., Lyu, S. J., Perkins, H. T., Lee, D.-K., Watts, D. R., Kim, Y.-B., Mitchell, D. A., Lee, C. M., and Kim, K.: Circulation and currents in the southwestern East/Japan Sea: overview and review, Prog. Oceanogr., 61, 105–156, 2004.
Cho, Y.-K. and Kim, K.: Two modes of salinity-minimum layer water in the Ulleung Basin, La Mer, 32, 271–278, 1994.
Choi, B.-J., Byun, D.-S., and Lee, K.-H.: Satellite-altimeter-derived East Sea surface currents: Estimation, description and variability pattern, The Sea, J. Korean Soc. Oceanogr., 17, 225–242, 2012. (In Korean with English abstract)
Hyun, J. H., Kim, D., Shin, C.-W., Noh, J.-H., Yang, E.-J., Mok, J.-S., Kim, S.-H., Kim, H.-C, and Yoo, S.: Enhanced phytoplankton and bacterioplankton production coupled to coastal upwelling and an anticyclonic eddy in the Ulleung Basin, East Sea, Aquat. Microb. Ecol., 54, 45–54, 2009.
Ichiye, T. and Takano, K.: Mesoscale eddies in the Japan Sea, La Mer, 26, 69–79, 1988.
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