Organic carbon dynamics in shelf edge sediments off the Hebrides: a seasonal perspective

L Mitchell, S Martyn Harvey, John D Gage, A E Fallick

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Abstract

A benthic transect across the Hebridean Shelf Edge was sampled 9 times during 1995-96. Sediment samples from within the surface mixed layer were analysed for organic and inorganic carbon content, porosity, grain size and stable carbon isotope ratio. The organic carbon content is always
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)425-435
Number of pages11
JournalINT REV GES HYDROBIO
Volume82
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 1997

Keywords

  • CONTINENTAL MARGINS
  • FLOOR
  • RATES
  • COMMUNITY
  • DEEP-SEA
  • Marine & Freshwater Biology
  • MATTER
  • DIOXIDE
  • OCEAN
  • SURFACE

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    Mitchell, L., Harvey, S. M., Gage, J. D., & Fallick, A. E. (1997). Organic carbon dynamics in shelf edge sediments off the Hebrides: a seasonal perspective. INT REV GES HYDROBIO, 82(3), 425-435.