Marine biology: new light on growth in the cold

Barnes, David K.A. ORCID: 2013 Marine biology: new light on growth in the cold. Current Biology, 23 (14). R609-R611.

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The recent collapse of the Antarctic Larson ice shelves revealed a slow growing benthic community on the seabed below. But a revisit just four years later revealed rapid growth of glass sponges. Antarctic continental shelves could become sites of significant carbon sequestration.

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Programmes: BAS Programmes > Polar Science for Planet Earth (2009 - ) > Ecosystems
ISSN: 09609822
Date made live: 30 Jul 2013 14:10 +0 (UTC)

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