A comparative analysis of eutrophication patterns in a temperate coastal lagoon

@article{Boynton1996ACA,
  title={A comparative analysis of eutrophication patterns in a temperate coastal lagoon},
  author={Walter R. Boynton and Laura Murray and James D. Hagy and Chris J. Stokes and W. Michael Kemp},
  journal={Estuaries},
  year={1996},
  volume={19},
  pages={408-421}
}
The coastal bays and lagoons of Maryland extend the full length of the state's Atlantic coast and compose a substantial ecosystem at the land-sea margin that is characterized by shallow depth, a well-mixed water column, slow exchange with the coastal ocean, and minimal freshwater input from the land. For at least 25 years, various types of measurements have been made intermittently in these systems, but almost no effort has been made to determine if water quality or habitat conditions have… Expand

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