Primary Production of Continental Shelf Waters off New York 1

@inproceedings{1999PrimaryPO,
  title={Primary Production of Continental Shelf Waters off New York 1},
  author={},
  year={1999}
}
  • Published 1999
The chlorophyll-radiation method of measuring primary produclion, dcscribcd earlier by the authors, was cmploycd on six oceanographic cruises during 1956-7, each occupying 25 stations across the continental shelf off New York. The relationship pholosynthcsis/ hour (opt. light) :chlorophyll a, using the oxygen production m&hod, was found to agree with that dctermincd earlier from culture and harbor water cxpcriments, dcspitc wide variations of tempcrnturc, nutrients, and the abundance of… CONTINUE READING