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Evaluation and control mechanisms of volume and freshwater 2 export through the Canadian Arctic Archipelago in a 3 high-resolution pan-Arctic ice-ocean model 4

@inproceedings{McGeehan2012EvaluationAC,
  title={Evaluation and control mechanisms of volume and freshwater 2 export through the Canadian Arctic Archipelago in a 3 high-resolution pan-Arctic ice-ocean model 4},
  author={Timothy P. McGeehan and Wieslaw Maslowski},
  year={2012}
}
6 [1] This study examined the 1979–2004 volume and freshwater fluxes through the 7 Canadian Arctic Archipelago (CAA) and into the Labrador Sea using a high resolution 8 (!9 km) coupled ice-ocean model of the pan-Arctic region to provide a reference, 9 compare with limited observational estimates, and investigate control mechanisms of 10 this exchange. The 26-year mean volume and freshwater fluxes through Nares Strait 11 were 0.77 Sv " 0.17 Sv and 10.38 mSv " 1.67 mSv respectively, while those… 
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