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BG | Articles | Volume 17, issue 19
Biogeosciences, 17, 4831–4852, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-17-4831-2020
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Special issue: Ecological and biogeochemical functioning of the coastal upwelling...

Biogeosciences, 17, 4831–4852, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-17-4831-2020
© Author(s) 2020. This work is distributed under
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Research article 12 Oct 2020

Research article | 12 Oct 2020

Factors controlling plankton community production, export flux, and particulate matter stoichiometry in the coastal upwelling system off Peru

Lennart Thomas Bach et al.

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The eastern boundary upwelling system off Peru is among Earth's most productive ocean ecosystems, but the factors that control its functioning are poorly constrained. Here we used mesocosms, moored ~ 6 km offshore Peru, to investigate how processes in plankton communities drive key biogeochemical processes. We show that nutrient and light co-limitation keep productivity and export at a remarkably constant level while stoichiometry changes strongly with shifts in plankton community structure.
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