Nutrient Biogeochemistry of the Coastal Zone

  title={Nutrient Biogeochemistry of the Coastal Zone},
  volume={281 5374},
The coastal seas are one of the most valuable and vulnerable of Earth's habitats. Significant inputs of nutrients to the coastal zone arrive via rivers, groundwater, and the atmosphere. Nutrient fluxes through these routes have been increased by human activity. In addition, the N:P:Si ratios of these inputs have been perturbed, and many coastal management practices exacerbate these perturbations. There is evidence of impacts arising from these changes (in phytoplankton numbers and relative… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.
74 Citations
0 References
Similar Papers


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 74 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…