Journal cover Journal topic
Biogeosciences An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
Journal topic

Journal metrics

IF value: 3.480
IF3.480
IF 5-year value: 4.194
IF 5-year
4.194
CiteScore value: 6.7
CiteScore
6.7
SNIP value: 1.143
SNIP1.143
IPP value: 3.65
IPP3.65
SJR value: 1.761
SJR1.761
Scimago H <br class='widget-line-break'>index value: 118
Scimago H
index
118
h5-index value: 60
h5-index60
Volume 14, issue 18
Biogeosciences, 14, 4375–4389, 2017
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-14-4375-2017
© Author(s) 2017. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.
Biogeosciences, 14, 4375–4389, 2017
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-14-4375-2017
© Author(s) 2017. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 29 Sep 2017

Research article | 29 Sep 2017

Carbon degradation in agricultural soils flooded with seawater after managed coastal realignment

Kamilla S. Sjøgaard et al.

Related authors

Effects of temperature and organic pollution on nutrient cycling in marine sediments
C. Sanz-Lázaro, T. Valdemarsen, and M. Holmer
Biogeosciences, 12, 4565–4575, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-12-4565-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-12-4565-2015, 2015
Organic N and P in eutrophic fjord sediments – rates of mineralization and consequences for internal nutrient loading
T. Valdemarsen, C. O. Quintana, M. R. Flindt, and E. Kristensen
Biogeosciences, 12, 1765–1779, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-12-1765-2015,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-12-1765-2015, 2015

Related subject area

Biogeochemistry: Land - Sea Coupling
Organic iron complexes enhance iron transport capacity along estuarine salinity gradients of Baltic estuaries
Simon David Herzog, Per Persson, Kristina Kvashnina, and Emma Sofia Kritzberg
Biogeosciences, 17, 331–344, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-17-331-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-17-331-2020, 2020
Short summary
Particulate organic matter controls benthic microbial N retention and N removal in contrasting estuaries of the Baltic Sea
Ines Bartl, Dana Hellemann, Christophe Rabouille, Kirstin Schulz, Petra Tallberg, Susanna Hietanen, and Maren Voss
Biogeosciences, 16, 3543–3564, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-16-3543-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-16-3543-2019, 2019
Short summary
Export fluxes of dissolved inorganic carbon to the northern Indian Ocean from the Indian monsoonal rivers
Moturi S. Krishna, Rongali Viswanadham, Mamidala H. K. Prasad, Vuravakonda R. Kumari, and Vedula V. S. S. Sarma
Biogeosciences, 16, 505–519, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-16-505-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-16-505-2019, 2019
Short summary
The ballast effect of lithogenic matter and its influences on the carbon fluxes in the Indian Ocean
Tim Rixen, Birgit Gaye, Kay-Christian Emeis, and Venkitasubramani Ramaswamy
Biogeosciences, 16, 485–503, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-16-485-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-16-485-2019, 2019
Short summary
Integrating multimedia models to assess nitrogen losses from the Mississippi River basin to the Gulf of Mexico
Yongping Yuan, Ruoyu Wang, Ellen Cooter, Limei Ran, Prasad Daggupati, Dongmei Yang, Raghavan Srinivasan, and Anna Jalowska
Biogeosciences, 15, 7059–7076, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-15-7059-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-15-7059-2018, 2018
Short summary

Cited articles

Ardon, M., Morse, J. L., Colman, B. P., and Bernhardt, E. S.: Drought-induced saltwater incursion leads to increased wetland nitrogen export, Glob. Change Biol., 19, 2976–2985, 2013.
Ardon, M., Helton, A. M., and Bernhardt, E. S.: Drought and saltwater incursion synergistically reduce dissolved organic carbon export from coastal freshwater wetlands, Biogeochemistry, 127, 411–426, 2016.
Arndt, S., Jorgensen, B. B., LaRowe, D. E., Middelburg, J. J., Pancost, R. D., and Regnier, P.: Quantifying the degradation of organic matter in marine sediments: A review and synthesis, Earth-Sci. Rev., 123, 53–86, 2013.
Arnosti, C.: Microbial extracellular enzymes and the marine carbon cycle, Annual Review of Marine Science, 3, 401–425, 2011.
Arnosti, C., Repeta, D. J., and Blough, N. V.: Rapid bacterial degradation of polysaccharides in anoxic marine systems, Geochim. Cosmochim. Ac., 58, 2639–2652, 1994.
Publications Copernicus
Download
Short summary
Permanent flooding of low-lying coastal areas is a growing threat due to climate-change-related sea-level rise. To reduce coastal damage, buffer zones can be created by managed coastal realignment where existing dykes are breached and new dykes are built further inland. We studied the impacts on organic matter degradation in soils flooded with seawater by managed coastal realignment and suggest that most of the organic carbon present in coastal soils will be permanently preserved after flooding.
Permanent flooding of low-lying coastal areas is a growing threat due to climate-change-related...
Citation
Altmetrics
Final-revised paper
Preprint