Tropical Margins 8 . 1 An Overview of Tropical Margins

@inproceedings{Brunskill2009TropicalM8,
  title={Tropical Margins 8 . 1 An Overview of Tropical Margins},
  author={Gregg J Brunskill},
  year={2009}
}
On our planet, the ocean margins between the Tropic of Capricorn (23◦ 27′ S) and the Tropic of Cancer (23◦ 27′ N) are directly below the sun and are consequently warmer than other parts of the earth. Higher solar energy inputs are about the only rational (but still contested) explanation for the orders of magnitude greater biological species diversity… CONTINUE READING