Articles | Volume 12, issue 20
Biogeosciences, 12, 6147–6168, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-12-6147-2015

Special issue: Catastrophic reduction of sea ice in the Arctic Ocean...

Biogeosciences, 12, 6147–6168, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-12-6147-2015

Research article 28 Oct 2015

Research article | 28 Oct 2015

Wind-driven interannual variability of sea ice algal production in the western Arctic Chukchi Borderland

E. Watanabe et al.

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The current paper presented findings on seasonal and interannual variability of sea ice algal production and biomass over the western Arctic Chukchi Boderland using a pan-Arctic sea ice-ocean modeling approach. In particular, the relationship with wind pattern was focused on. Coupling of physical and biogeochemical analyses provided originality of this study.
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