Bacterial production and respiration in subtropical Hong Kong waters: influence of the Pearl River discharge and sewage effluent

@inproceedings{Yuan2010BacterialPA,
  title={Bacterial production and respiration in subtropical Hong Kong waters: influence of the Pearl River discharge and sewage effluent},
  author={Xiangcheng Yuan and Kedong Yin and Paul J. Harrison and Wei-Jun Cai and Lei He and Jianzhong Xu},
  year={2010}
}
Hong Kong waters are influenced by the Pearl River discharge in the west, coastal/ oceanic waters in the east, and year-round domestic sewage effluent in the Victoria Harbour area. Seven cruises were conducted at 12 stations across the Hong Kong water in the dry and wet seasons to examine how the Pearl River outflow and sewage effluent discharge influenced the distributions of dissolved oxygen (DO), dissolved inorganic carbon (DIC), bacterial production (BP) and bacterial respiration (BR… CONTINUE READING