Phosphorus cycling in sediments of the Bohai and Yellow Seas

  • Su Mei Liua, Jing Zhanga, Dao Ji Lib
  • Published 2004


Using a box-sampler, surface and core sediment samples were collected from the Bohai and Yellow Seas in 1998e1999. The sediments were sequentially extracted to determine six phosphorus fractions, and non-sequentially extracted for total P (TP) and inorganic P (IP), where the difference between TP and IP was assumed to be organic P (OP). It was found that… (More)

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