Articles | Volume 11, issue 9
Reviews and syntheses
07 May 2014
Reviews and syntheses |  | 07 May 2014

Phytoplankton primary production in the world's estuarine-coastal ecosystems

J. E. Cloern, S. Q. Foster, and A. E. Kleckner

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