Carbon balance of a sewage-fed aquaculture wetland

@article{Nag2019CarbonBO,
  title={Carbon balance of a sewage-fed aquaculture wetland},
  author={Subir Kumar Nag and Saurav Kumar Nandy and Koushik Roy and Uttam Kumar Sarkar and Basanta Kumar Das},
  journal={Wetlands Ecology and Management},
  year={2019},
  volume={27},
  pages={311-322}
}
Wetlands are considered as one of the most effective carbon (C) sink among various ecosystems. To substantiate this view, the present investigation was conducted in one of the units of sewage fed East Kolkata wetlands (EKW), a Ramsar site, over a period of 3 years. The result revealed that because of high primary productivity due to abundance of primary producers and other sources of C input primarily through sewage influx, there is net positive balance of C in the system. The rate of C… 
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