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Large groundwater inputs to coastal waters revealed by 226Ra enrichments
  • W. Moore
  • Environmental Science
    Nature
  • 18 April 1996
THE flow of ground water directly into the coastal ocean has been studied previously by in situ measurements, seep meters and diffusion gradient models1. Although these techniques provide ample
The effect of submarine groundwater discharge on the ocean.
  • W. Moore
  • Environmental Science, Geography
    Annual review of marine science
  • 2010
TLDR
Tracer studies reveal that submarine groundwater discharge provides globally important fluxes of nutrients, carbon, and metals to coastal waters.
Groundwater and pore water inputs to the coastal zone
Both terrestrial and marine forces drive underground fluid flows in the coastal zone. Hydraulic gradients on land result in groundwater seepage near shore and may contribute to flows further out on
Quantifying submarine groundwater discharge in the coastal zone via multiple methods.
Measurement of 223Ra and 224Ra in coastal waters using a delayed coincidence counter
We describe a nuclear detector system for measuring low activities of 223Ra and 224Ra in natural waters based on an original design of Giffin et al. (1963). Samples are obtained by adsorbing 223Ra
Ages of continental shelf waters determined from 223Ra and 224Ra
  • W. Moore
  • Environmental Science, Geology
  • 15 September 2000
Coastal surface waters in the South Atlantic Bight contain elevated activities of 223Ra (t1/2 = 11.4 days) and 224Ra (t1/2 = 3.66 days). These elevated dissolved activities are due to continual input
Sources and fluxes of submarine groundwater discharge delineated by radium isotopes
  • W. Moore
  • Environmental Science
  • 1 November 2003
This paper reports the results derived fromradium isotopes of a submarine groundwaterdischarge (SGD) intercomparison in thenortheast Gulf of Mexico. Radium isotopesamples were collected from seepage
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