Articles | Volume 15, issue 15
Biogeosciences, 15, 4777–4779, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-15-4777-2018

Special issue: Climate–carbon–cryosphere interactions in the...

Biogeosciences, 15, 4777–4779, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-15-4777-2018

Peer-reviewed comment 09 Aug 2018

Peer-reviewed comment | 09 Aug 2018

Comment on “The origin of methane in the East Siberian Arctic Shelf unraveled with triple isotope analysis” by Sapart et al. (2017)

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