Articles | Volume 12, issue 16
Biogeosciences, 12, 4953–4963, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-12-4953-2015
Biogeosciences, 12, 4953–4963, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-12-4953-2015
Research article
19 Aug 2015
Research article | 19 Aug 2015

Biogeochemistry of a large and deep tropical lake (Lake Kivu, East Africa: insights from a stable isotope study covering an annual cycle

C. Morana et al.

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