Carotenoid pigments as tracers of cyanobacterial blooms in recent and postglacial sediments of the Baltic Sea.

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The distributions of carotenoid pigments were studied in recent and postglacial sediments collected in the Gotland Basin, in the northern part of the Baltic proper, and in the eastern Gulf of Finland in May 1999. The aim was to provide a systematic, historical review of the occurrence and intensity of cyanobacterial blooms in the Baltic Sea in recent… (More)

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@article{Poutanen2001CarotenoidPA, title={Carotenoid pigments as tracers of cyanobacterial blooms in recent and postglacial sediments of the Baltic Sea.}, author={E L Poutanen and Kirsi Nikkil{\"a}}, journal={Ambio}, year={2001}, volume={30 4-5}, pages={179-83} }