Western Channel Observatory (L4) nutrient concentration profiles (2000 - 2018)

Woodward, EMS and Harris, C Western Channel Observatory (L4) nutrient concentration profiles (2000 - 2018). [Output (Electronic)]

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Results are reported for the analysis of water samples taken from the L4 long-term sampling station (50 15.0'N; 04 13.0'W) situated off the southwest coast of England, United Kingdom. The analyses are reported for Nitrate+Nitrite, Nitrite, Silicate and Phosphate concentrations, for samples that are both filtered and unfiltered. The dataset begins in 2000 and runs through to 2018. Since 2007 the site visits have been on a more regular almost weekly sampling protocol. A classical picture is seen of generally summer nutrient depletion and with higher winter concentrations of Nitrate, Silicate and Phosphate, however particularly in wet summers like 2012 there is a big influence of the River Tamar and spikes of high nutrient loads are seen being introduced into this nearshore sampling site. Temporal

Item Type: Output (Electronic)
Additional Keywords: Oceans
Depositing User: S Hawkins
Date made live: 08 Apr 2020 10:24
Last Modified: 08 Apr 2020 10:24
URI: https://plymsea.ac.uk/id/eprint/8910

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