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https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-14-1825-2017
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-14-1825-2017
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05 Apr 2017
Research article |  | 05 Apr 2017

Particle export fluxes to the oxygen minimum zone of the eastern tropical North Atlantic

Anja Engel, Hannes Wagner, Frédéric A. C. Le Moigne, and Samuel T. Wilson

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To better understand the role of oxygen for the biological carbon pump, we studied particle fluxes through hypoxic waters in the eastern tropical North Atlantic. Attenuation of organic carbon fluxes over depth was lower than expected from seawater temperatures, indicating co-effects of oxygen concentration. Differences were observed for individual organic components, suggesting that future carbon export fluxes may depend on changes in surface ocean organic matter quality under global change.
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