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High rates of organic carbon burial in fjord sediments globally
Smith, R.W.; Bianchi, T.S.; Allison, M.; Savage, C.; Galy, V. (2015). High rates of organic carbon burial in fjord sediments globally. Nature Geoscience 8(6): 450–453. hdl.handle.net/10.1038/ngeo2421
In: Nature Geoscience. Nature Publishing Group: London. ISSN 1752-0894, more
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    Marine

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  • Smith, R.W.
  • Bianchi, T.S.
  • Allison, M.
  • Savage, C.
  • Galy, V.

Abstract
    Fjords have been hypothesized to be hotspots of organic carbon burial. A global compilation of organic carbon data and sedimentation rates shows that fjords sequester twice as much carbon as other ocean regions.

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