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Volume 12, issue 22
Biogeosciences, 12, 6687–6706, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-12-6687-2015
© Author(s) 2015. This work is distributed under
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Biogeosciences, 12, 6687–6706, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-12-6687-2015
© Author(s) 2015. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 25 Nov 2015

Research article | 25 Nov 2015

Efficiency and adaptability of the benthic methane filter at Quepos Slide cold seeps, offshore of Costa Rica

P. Steeb et al.

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We combined field, laboratory (sediment-flow-through system) and numerical modeling work to investigate cold seep sediments at Quespos Slide, offshore of Costa Rica. The results demonstrated the efficiency of the benthic methane filter and provided an estimate for its response time (ca. 170 days) to changes in fluid fluxes.
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