Field Study of Growth and Calcification Rates of Three Species of Articulated Coralline Algae in British Columbia, Canada

@article{Fisher2014FieldSO,
  title={Field Study of Growth and Calcification Rates of Three Species of Articulated Coralline Algae in British Columbia, Canada},
  author={K. Fisher and P T Martone},
  journal={The Biological Bulletin},
  year={2014},
  volume={226},
  pages={121 - 130}
}
Ocean acidification caused by rising atmospheric CO2 is predicted to negatively impact growth and calcification rates of coralline algae. Decreases in coralline abundance may have cascading effects on marine ecosystems and on carbon sequestration worldwide. In this study, we measured growth and calcification rates of three common species of articulated coralline algae (Bossiella plumosa, Calliarthron tuberculosum, and Corallina vancouveriensis) at an intertidal field site in British Columbia… Expand
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