Articles | Volume 15, issue 4
Biogeosciences, 15, 1243–1271, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-15-1243-2018
Biogeosciences, 15, 1243–1271, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-15-1243-2018

Research article 02 Mar 2018

Research article | 02 Mar 2018

Impacts of flocculation on the distribution and diagenesis of iron in boreal estuarine sediments

Tom Jilbert et al.

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Iron is a common dissolved element in river water, recognizable by its orange-brown colour. Here we show that when rivers reach the ocean much of this iron settles to the sediments by a process known as flocculation. The iron is then used by microbes in coastal sediments, which are important hotspots in the global carbon cycle.
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