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Biogeosciences An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
11 Aug 2016
Massive asphalt deposits, oil seepage, and gas venting support abundant chemosynthetic communities at the Campeche Knolls, southern Gulf of Mexico
Heiko Sahling, Christian Borowski, Elva Escobar-Briones, Adriana Gaytán-Caballero, Chieh-Wei Hsu, Markus Loher, Ian MacDonald, Yann Marcon, Thomas Pape, Miriam Römer, Maxim Rubin-Blum, Florence Schubotz, Daniel Smrzka, Gunter Wegener, and Gerhard Bohrmann
Biogeosciences, 13, 4491-4512, doi:10.5194/bg-13-4491-2016, 2016
Final revised paper published in BG (15 comments)
18 Feb 2016
Calculations of automatic chamber flux measurements of methane and carbon dioxide using short time series of concentrations
Norbert Pirk, Mikhail Mastepanov, Frans-Jan W. Parmentier, Magnus Lund, Patrick Crill, and Torben R. Christensen
Biogeosciences, 13, 903-912, doi:10.5194/bg-13-903-2016, 2016
Final revised paper published in BG (14 comments)
05 Oct 2016
Water availability limits tree productivity, carbon stocks, and carbon residence time in mature forests across the western United States
Logan T. Berner, Beverly E. Law, and Tara W. Hudiburg
Biogeosciences Discuss., doi:10.5194/bg-2016-419, 2016
Revised manuscript accepted for BG (discussion: closed, 13 comments)
12 Aug 2016
Greenhouse gas emissions and reactive nitrogen releases from rice production with simultaneous incorporation of wheat straw and nitrogen fertilizer
Longlong Xia, Yongqiu Xia, Shutan Ma, Jinyang Wang, Shuwei Wang, Wei Zhou, and Xiaoyuan Yan
Biogeosciences, 13, 4569-4579, doi:10.5194/bg-13-4569-2016, 2016
Final revised paper published in BG (13 comments)
24 Aug 2016
Rooting and plant density strongly determine greenhouse gas budget of water hyacinth (Eichhornia crassipes) mats
Ernandes Sobreira Oliveira Junior, Yingying Tang, Sanne J. P. van den Berg, Leon P. M. Lamers, and Sarian Kosten
Biogeosciences Discuss., doi:10.5194/bg-2016-297, 2016
Manuscript not accepted for further review. (discussion: closed, 12 comments)
28 Jun 2016
Reviews and syntheses: Four decades of modeling methane cycling in terrestrial ecosystems
Xiaofeng Xu, Fengming Yuan, Paul J. Hanson, Stan D. Wullschleger, Peter E. Thornton, William J. Riley, Xia Song, David E. Graham, Changchun Song, and Hanqin Tian
Biogeosciences, 13, 3735-3755, doi:10.5194/bg-13-3735-2016, 2016
Final revised paper published in BG (12 comments)
21 Jun 2016
No-tillage lessens soil CO2 emissions the most under arid and sandy soil conditions: results from a meta-analysis
Khatab Abdalla, Pauline Chivenge, Philippe Ciais, and Vincent Chaplot
Biogeosciences, 13, 3619-3633, doi:10.5194/bg-13-3619-2016, 2016
Final revised paper published in BG (12 comments)
10 Oct 2016
Divergence of seafloor elevation and sea level rise in coral reef regions
Kimberly K. Yates, David G. Zawada, Nathan A. Smiley, and Ginger Tiling-Range
Biogeosciences Discuss., doi:10.5194/bg-2016-407, 2016
Manuscript under review for BG (discussion: final response, 11 comments)
27 Sep 2016
Sedimentary ancient DNA and pollen reveal the composition of plant organic matter in Late Quaternary permafrost sediments of the Buor Khaya Peninsula (north-eastern Siberia)
Heike Hildegard Zimmermann, Elena Raschke, Laura Saskia Epp, Kathleen Rosmarie Stoof-Leichsenring, Georg Schwamborn, Lutz Schirrmeister, Pier Paul Overduin, and Ulrike Herzschuh
Biogeosciences Discuss., doi:10.5194/bg-2016-386, 2016
Revised manuscript accepted for BG (discussion: final response, 11 comments)
10 Jan 2017
Soil CO2 efflux from two mountain forests in the eastern Himalayas, Bhutan: components and controls
Norbu Wangdi, Mathias Mayer, Mani Prasad Nirola, Norbu Zangmo, Karma Orong, Iftekhar Uddin Ahmed, Andras Darabant, Robert Jandl, Georg Gratzer, and Andreas Schindlbacher
Biogeosciences, 14, 99-110, doi:10.5194/bg-14-99-2017, 2017
Final revised paper published in BG (10 comments)
27 Oct 2016
Technical Note: Differences in the diurnal pattern of soil respiration under adjacent Miscanthus x giganteus and barley crops reveal potential flaws in accepted sampling strategies
J. Ben Keane and Phil Ineson
Biogeosciences Discuss., doi:10.5194/bg-2016-397, 2016
Manuscript under review for BG (discussion: final response, 10 comments)
17 Oct 2016
Biochar-carrying hydrocarbon decomposers promote degradation during the early stage of bioremediation
Polina Galitskaya, Leisan Akhmetzyanova, and Svetlana Selivanovskaya
Biogeosciences, 13, 5739-5752, doi:10.5194/bg-13-5739-2016, 2016
Final revised paper published in BG (10 comments)
16 Sep 2016
Relating historical vegetation cover to aridity index patterns in the greater desert region of northern China: Implications to planned and existing restoration projects
Yanying Shao, Yuqing Zhang, Xiuqin Wu, Charles P.-A. Bourque, Jutao Zhang, Shugao Qin, and Bin Wu
Biogeosciences Discuss., doi:10.5194/bg-2016-376, 2016
Manuscript under review for BG (discussion: final response, 10 comments)
07 Jul 2016
Photochemical mineralisation in a boreal brown water lake: considerable temporal variability and minor contribution to carbon dioxide production
Marloes Groeneveld, Lars Tranvik, Sivakiruthika Natchimuthu, and Birgit Koehler
Biogeosciences, 13, 3931-3943, doi:10.5194/bg-13-3931-2016, 2016
Final revised paper published in BG (10 comments)
10 Feb 2016
Soil greenhouse gases emissions reduce the benefit of mangrove plant to mitigating atmospheric warming effect
Guangcheng Chen, Bin Chen, Dan Yu, Yong Ye, Nora F. Y. Tam, and Shunyang Chen
Biogeosciences Discuss., doi:10.5194/bg-2015-662, 2016
Revised manuscript not accepted (discussion: closed, 10 comments)
15 Jan 2016
Structure and function of nematode communities across the Indian western continental margin and its oxygen minimum zone
R. Singh and B. S. Ingole
Biogeosciences, 13, 191-209, doi:10.5194/bg-13-191-2016, 2016
Final revised paper published in BG (10 comments)
15 Aug 2016
Regulators of coastal wetland methane production and responses to simulated global change
Carmella Vizza, William E. West, Stuart E. Jones, Julia A. Hart, and Gary A. Lamberti
Biogeosciences Discuss., doi:10.5194/bg-2016-314, 2016
Revised manuscript accepted for BG (discussion: closed, 9 comments)
11 Aug 2016
Fate of rice shoot and root residues, rhizodeposits, and microbe-assimilated carbon in paddy soil – Part 1: Decomposition and priming effect
Zhenke Zhu, Guanjun Zeng, Tida Ge, Yajun Hu, Chengli Tong, Olga Shibistova, Xinhua He, Juan Wang, Georg Guggenberger, and Jinshui Wu
Biogeosciences, 13, 4481-4489, doi:10.5194/bg-13-4481-2016, 2016
Final revised paper published in BG (9 comments)
09 Mar 2016
Nitrogen cycling in shallow low-oxygen coastal waters off Peru from nitrite and nitrate nitrogen and oxygen isotopes
Happy Hu, Annie Bourbonnais, Jennifer Larkum, Hermann W. Bange, and Mark A. Altabet
Biogeosciences, 13, 1453-1468, doi:10.5194/bg-13-1453-2016, 2016
Final revised paper published in BG (9 comments)
16 Nov 2016
16S rRNA gene metabarcoding reveals a potential metabolic role for intracellular bacteria in a major marine planktonic calcifier (Foraminifera)
Clare Bird, Kate Darling, Ann Russell, Catherine Davis, Jennifer Fehrenbacher, Andrew Free, Michael Wyman, and Bryne Ngwenya
Biogeosciences Discuss., doi:10.5194/bg-2016-406, 2016
Manuscript under review for BG (discussion: final response, 8 comments)
01 Nov 2016
Mineralogical response of the Mediterranean crustose coralline alga Lithophyllum cabiochae to near-future ocean acidification and warming
Merinda C. Nash, Sophie Martin, and Jean-Pierre Gattuso
Biogeosciences, 13, 5937-5945, doi:10.5194/bg-13-5937-2016, 2016
Final revised paper published in BG (8 comments)
13 Oct 2016
Soil carbon response to land-use change: evaluation of a global vegetation model using observational meta-analyses
Sylvia S. Nyawira, Julia E. M. S. Nabel, Axel Don, Victor Brovkin, and Julia Pongratz
Biogeosciences, 13, 5661-5675, doi:10.5194/bg-13-5661-2016, 2016
Final revised paper published in BG (8 comments)
05 Oct 2016
Isotopic approaches to quantifying root water uptake and redistribution: a review and comparison of methods
Youri Rothfuss and Mathieu Javaux
Biogeosciences Discuss., doi:10.5194/bg-2016-410, 2016
Manuscript under review for BG (discussion: final response, 8 comments)
04 Oct 2016
Hydrologically transported dissolved organic carbon influences soil respiration in a tropical rainforest
Wen-Jun Zhou, Hua-Zheng Lu, Yi-Ping Zhang, Li-Qing Sha, Douglas Allen Schaefer, Qing-Hai Song, Yun Deng, and Xiao-Bao Deng
Biogeosciences, 13, 5487-5497, doi:10.5194/bg-13-5487-2016, 2016
Final revised paper published in BG (8 comments)
07 Sep 2016
The origin of methane in the East Siberian Arctic Shelf unraveled with triple isotope analysis
Célia J. Sapart, Natalia Shakhova, Igor Semiletov, Joachim Jansen, Sönke Szidat, Denis Kosmach, Oleg Dudarev, Carina van der Veen, Matthias Egger, Valentine Sergienko, Anatoly Salyuk, Vladimir Tumskoy, Jean-Louis Tison, and Thomas Röckmann
Biogeosciences Discuss., doi:10.5194/bg-2016-367, 2016
Manuscript under review for BG (discussion: final response, 8 comments)
23 Aug 2016
Effects of wastewater treatment plant effluent inputs on planktonic metabolic rates and microbial community composition in the Baltic Sea
Raquel Vaquer-Sunyer, Heather E. Reader, Saraladevi Muthusamy, Markus V. Lindh, Jarone Pinhassi, Daniel J. Conley, and Emma S. Kritzberg
Biogeosciences, 13, 4751-4765, doi:10.5194/bg-13-4751-2016, 2016
Final revised paper published in BG (8 comments)
06 Jul 2016
Spaceborne potential for examining taiga–tundra ecotone form and vulnerability
Paul M. Montesano, Guoqing Sun, Ralph O. Dubayah, and K. Jon Ranson
Biogeosciences, 13, 3847-3861, doi:10.5194/bg-13-3847-2016, 2016
Final revised paper published in BG (8 comments)
20 Jun 2016
Reviews and syntheses: Parameter identification in marine planktonic ecosystem modelling
Markus Schartau, Philip Wallhead, John Hemmings, Ulrike Löptien, Iris Kriest, Shubham Krishna, Ben A. Ward, Thomas Slawig, and Andreas Oschlies
Biogeosciences Discuss., doi:10.5194/bg-2016-242, 2016
Revised manuscript under review for BG (discussion: final response, 8 comments)
16 Jun 2016
Agricultural uses reshape soil C, N, and P stoichiometry in subtropical ecosystems
H. Y. Liu, J. G. Zhou, J. Shen, Y. Y. Li, Y. Li, T. D. Ge, G. Guggenberger, and J. Wu
Biogeosciences Discuss., doi:10.5194/bg-2016-211, 2016
Manuscript under review for BG (discussion: final response, 8 comments)
16 Jun 2016
Effects of nitrogen and phosphorus additions on nitrous oxide emission in a nitrogen-rich and two nitrogen-limited tropical forests
Mianhai Zheng, Tao Zhang, Lei Liu, Weixing Zhu, Wei Zhang, and Jiangming Mo
Biogeosciences, 13, 3503-3517, doi:10.5194/bg-13-3503-2016, 2016
Final revised paper published in BG (8 comments)
15 Jun 2016
Spring bloom onset in the Nordic Seas
Alexandre Mignot, Raffaele Ferrari, and Kjell Arne Mork
Biogeosciences, 13, 3485-3502, doi:10.5194/bg-13-3485-2016, 2016
Final revised paper published in BG (8 comments)
27 Apr 2016
Recording of climate and diagenesis through sedimentary DNA and fossil pigments at Laguna Potrok Aike, Argentina
Aurèle Vuillemin, Daniel Ariztegui, Peter R. Leavitt, Lynda Bunting, and the PASADO Science Team
Biogeosciences, 13, 2475-2492, doi:10.5194/bg-13-2475-2016, 2016
Final revised paper published in BG (8 comments)
06 Apr 2016
Ideas and perspectives: Holocene thermokarst sediments of the Yedoma permafrost region do not increase the northern peatland carbon pool
Gustaf Hugelius, Peter Kuhry, and Charles Tarnocai
Biogeosciences, 13, 2003-2010, doi:10.5194/bg-13-2003-2016, 2016
Final revised paper published in BG (8 comments)
29 Mar 2016
A process-based model for ammonia emission from urine patches, GAG (Generation of Ammonia from Grazing): description and sensitivity analysis
Andrea Móring, Massimo Vieno, Ruth M. Doherty, Johannes Laubach, Arezoo Taghizadeh-Toosi, and Mark A. Sutton
Biogeosciences, 13, 1837-1861, doi:10.5194/bg-13-1837-2016, 2016
Final revised paper published in BG (8 comments)
17 Mar 2016
Seasonal characterization of CDOM for lakes in semiarid regions of Northeast China using excitation–emission matrix fluorescence and parallel factor analysis (EEM–PARAFAC)
Ying Zhao, Kaishan Song, Zhidan Wen, Lin Li, Shuying Zang, Tiantian Shao, Sijia Li, and Jia Du
Biogeosciences, 13, 1635-1645, doi:10.5194/bg-13-1635-2016, 2016
Final revised paper published in BG (8 comments)
22 Feb 2016
Organic carbon flux and particulate organic matter composition in Arctic valley glaciers: examples from the Bayelva River and adjacent Kongsfjorden
Zhuo-Yi Zhu, Ying Wu, Su-Mei Liu, Fred Wenger, Jun Hu, Jing Zhang, and Rui-Feng Zhang
Biogeosciences, 13, 975-987, doi:10.5194/bg-13-975-2016, 2016
Final revised paper published in BG (8 comments)
15 Jan 2016
Vanishing coccolith vital effects with alleviated carbon limitation
M. Hermoso, I. Z. X. Chan, H. L. O. McClelland, A. M. C. Heureux, and R. E. M. Rickaby
Biogeosciences, 13, 301-312, doi:10.5194/bg-13-301-2016, 2016
Final revised paper published in BG (8 comments)
14 Nov 2016
Contrasting composition of terrigenous organic matter in the dissolved, particulate and sedimentary organic carbon pools on the outer East Siberian Arctic Shelf
Joan A. Salvadó, Tommaso Tesi, Marcus Sundbom, Emma Karlsson, Martin Kruså, Igor P. Semiletov, Elena Panova, and Örjan Gustafsson
Biogeosciences, 13, 6121-6138, doi:10.5194/bg-13-6121-2016, 2016
Final revised paper published in BG (7 comments)
31 Oct 2016
Hydromorphological restoration stimulates river ecosystem metabolism
Benjamin Kupilas, Daniel Hering, Armin W. Lorenz, Christoph Knuth, and Björn Gücker
Biogeosciences Discuss., doi:10.5194/bg-2016-431, 2016
Manuscript under review for BG (discussion: final response, 7 comments)
17 Oct 2016
Physiological response of a golden tide alga (Sargassum muticum) to the interaction of ocean acidification and phosphorus enrichment
Zhiguang Xu, Guang Gao, Juntian Xu, and Hongyan Wu
Biogeosciences Discuss., doi:10.5194/bg-2016-415, 2016
Revised manuscript accepted for BG (discussion: closed, 7 comments)
30 Sep 2016
Quantifying nitrogen losses in oil palm plantations: models and challenges
Lénaïc Pardon, Cécile Bessou, Nathalie Saint-Geours, Benoît Gabrielle, Ni'matul Khasanah, Jean-Pierre Caliman, and Paul N. Nelson
Biogeosciences, 13, 5433-5452, doi:10.5194/bg-13-5433-2016, 2016
Final revised paper published in BG (7 comments)
26 Sep 2016
Experimental diagenesis: Insights into aragonite to calcite transformation of Arctica islandica shells by hydrothermal treatment
Laura A. Casella, Erika Griesshaber, Xiaofei Yin, Andreas Ziegler, Vasileios Mavromatis, Dirk Müller, Ann-Christine Ritter, Dorothee Hippler, Elizabeth M. Harper, Martin Dietzel, Adrian Immenhauser, Bernd R. Schöne, Lucia Angiolini, and Wolfgang W. Schmahl
Biogeosciences Discuss., doi:10.5194/bg-2016-355, 2016
Revised manuscript under review for BG (discussion: final response, 7 comments)
09 Sep 2016
Long-term nutrient fertilization and the carbon balance of permanent grassland: any evidence for sustainable intensification?
Dario A. Fornara, Elizabeth-Anne Wasson, Peter Christie, and Catherine J. Watson
Biogeosciences, 13, 4975-4984, doi:10.5194/bg-13-4975-2016, 2016
Final revised paper published in BG (7 comments)
18 Aug 2016
The role of coccoliths in protecting Emiliania huxleyi against stressful light and UV radiation
Juntian Xu, Lennart T. Bach, Kai G. Schulz, Wenyan Zhao, Kunshan Gao, and Ulf Riebesell
Biogeosciences, 13, 4637-4643, doi:10.5194/bg-13-4637-2016, 2016
Final revised paper published in BG (7 comments)
01 Aug 2016
Ocean acidification over the next three centuries using a simple global climate carbon-cycle model: projections and sensitivities
Corinne A. Hartin, Benjamin Bond-Lamberty, Pralit Patel, and Anupriya Mundra
Biogeosciences, 13, 4329-4342, doi:10.5194/bg-13-4329-2016, 2016
Final revised paper published in BG (7 comments)
14 Jul 2016
Low planktic foraminiferal diversity and abundance observed in a 2013 West-East Mediterranean Sea transect
Miguel Mallo, Patrizia Ziveri, P. Graham Mortyn, Ralf Schiebel, and Michaël Grelaud
Biogeosciences Discuss., doi:10.5194/bg-2016-266, 2016
Manuscript under review for BG (discussion: final response, 7 comments)
11 Jul 2016
Manganese in the world ocean: a first global model
Marco van Hulten, Jean-Claude Dutay, Rob Middag, Hein de Baar, Matthieu Roy-Barman, Marion Gehlen, Alessandro Tagliabue, and Andreas Sterl
Biogeosciences Discuss., doi:10.5194/bg-2016-282, 2016
Manuscript under review for BG (discussion: final response, 7 comments)
06 Jul 2016
Potentially bioavailable iron delivery by iceberg-hosted sediments and atmospheric dust to the polar oceans
Robert Raiswell, Jon R. Hawkings, Liane G. Benning, Alex R. Baker, Ros Death, Samuel Albani, Natalie Mahowald, Michael D. Krom, Simon W. Poulton, Jemma Wadham, and Martyn Tranter
Biogeosciences, 13, 3887-3900, doi:10.5194/bg-13-3887-2016, 2016
Final revised paper published in BG (7 comments)
20 Jun 2016
Are flood-driven turbidity currents hot spots for priming effect in lakes?
Damien Bouffard and Marie-Elodie Perga
Biogeosciences, 13, 3573-3584, doi:10.5194/bg-13-3573-2016, 2016
Final revised paper published in BG (7 comments)
20 Jun 2016
Water column biogeochemistry of oxygen minimum zones in the eastern tropical North Atlantic and eastern tropical South Pacific oceans
Carolin R. Löscher, Hermann W. Bange, Ruth A. Schmitz, Cameron M. Callbeck, Anja Engel, Helena Hauss, Torsten Kanzow, Rainer Kiko, Gaute Lavik, Alexandra Loginova, Frank Melzner, Judith Meyer, Sven C. Neulinger, Markus Pahlow, Ulf Riebesell, Harald Schunck, Sören Thomsen, and Hannes Wagner
Biogeosciences, 13, 3585-3606, doi:10.5194/bg-13-3585-2016, 2016
Final revised paper published in BG (7 comments)
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