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Volume 12, issue 2
Biogeosciences, 12, 489–512, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-12-489-2015
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Special issue: Low oxygen environments in marine, fresh and estuarine...

Biogeosciences, 12, 489–512, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-12-489-2015
© Author(s) 2015. This work is distributed under
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Research article 27 Jan 2015

Research article | 27 Jan 2015

On the role of circulation and mixing in the ventilation of oxygen minimum zones with a focus on the eastern tropical North Atlantic

P. Brandt et al.

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Our observational study looks at the structure of the eastern tropical North Atlantic (ETNA) oxygen minimum zone (OMZ) in comparison with the less-ventilated, eastern tropical South Pacific OMZ. We quantify the OMZ’s oxygen budget composed of consumption, advection, lateral and vertical mixing. Substantial oxygen variability is observed on interannual to multidecadal timescales. The deoxygenation of the ETNA OMZ during the last decades represents a substantial imbalance of the oxygen budget.
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