Maria Dittrich

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Calcium carbonate represents a large portion of carbon reservoir and is used commercially for a variety of applications. Microbial carbonate precipitation, a by-product of microbial activities, plays an important metal coprecipitation and cementation role in natural systems. This natural process occurring in various geological settings can be mimicked and(More)
Phosphorus (P) releases from lake sediments are controlled in the long term by P burial into the deep sediment and on shorter time scales by the redox conditions at the sediment–water interface. In Lake Sempach (Switzerland), hypolimnetic oxygen concentration was increased by artificial aeration after two decades of nearly anoxic conditions. Using(More)
a r t i c l e i n f o Our study examines the relative importance of the causal linkages between exogenous total phosphorus (TP) loading and internal nutrient recycling with the water quality conditions in Lake Simcoe, Ontario, Canada. We enhance the mechanistic foundation of a simple TP mass-balance model, originally developed to guide the eutrophication(More)
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