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Biogeosciences An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
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Co-editors-in-chief: Michael Bahn, Katja Fennel, S.W.A. Naqvi & Anja Rammig
Biogeosciences (BG) is an international scientific journal dedicated to the publication and discussion of research articles, short communications, and review papers on all aspects of the interactions between the biological, chemical, and physical processes in terrestrial or extraterrestrial life with the geosphere, hydrosphere, and atmosphere. The objective of the journal is to cut across the boundaries of established sciences and achieve an interdisciplinary view of these interactions. Experimental, conceptual, and modelling approaches are welcome.
Recent articles
12 Dec 2018
Coupled Ca and inorganic carbon uptake suggested by magnesium and sulfur incorporation in foraminiferal calcite
Inge van Dijk, Christine Barras, Lennart Jan de Nooijer, Aurélia Mouret, Esmee Geerken, Shai Oron, and Gert-Jan Reichart
Biogeosciences Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-2018-481,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-2018-481, 2018
Manuscript under review for BG (discussion: open, 0 comments)
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12 Dec 2018
Geographic distribution of free-living marine nematodes in the Clarion–Clipperton Zone: implications for future deep-sea mining scenarios
Freija Hauquier, Lara Macheriotou, Tania N. Bezerra, Great Egho, Pedro Martínez Arbizu, and Ann Vanreusel
Biogeosciences Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-2018-492,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-2018-492, 2018
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11 Dec 2018
High denitrification and anaerobic ammonium oxidation contributes to net nitrogen loss in a seagrass ecosystem in the central Red Sea
Neus Garcias-Bonet, Marco Fusi, Muhammad Ali, Dario R. Shaw, Pascal E. Saikaly, Daniele Daffonchio, and Carlos M. Duarte
Biogeosciences, 15, 7333-7346, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-15-7333-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-15-7333-2018, 2018
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11 Dec 2018
The colonization of the oceans by calcifying pelagic algae
Baptiste Suchéras-Marx, Emanuela Mattioli, Pascal Allemand, Fabienne Giraud, Bernard Pittet, Julien Plancq, and Gilles Escarguel
Biogeosciences Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-2018-493,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-2018-493, 2018
Manuscript under review for BG (discussion: open, 0 comments)
10 Dec 2018
Meso-zooplankton structure and functioning in the western tropical South Pacific along the 20th parallel south during the OUTPACE survey (February–April 2015)
François Carlotti, Marc Pagano, Loïc Guilloux, Katty Donoso, Valentina Valdés, Olivier Grosso, and Brian P. V. Hunt
Biogeosciences, 15, 7273-7297, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-15-7273-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-15-7273-2018, 2018
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Highlight articles
16 Nov 2018
Distribution and cycling of terrigenous dissolved organic carbon in peatland-draining rivers and coastal waters of Sarawak, Borneo
Patrick Martin, Nagur Cherukuru, Ashleen S. Y. Tan, Nivedita Sanwlani, Aazani Mujahid, and Moritz Müller
Biogeosciences, 15, 6847-6865, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-15-6847-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-15-6847-2018, 2018
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06 Nov 2018
Predominance of methanogens over methanotrophs in rewetted fens characterized by high methane emissions
Xi Wen, Viktoria Unger, Gerald Jurasinski, Franziska Koebsch, Fabian Horn, Gregor Rehder, Torsten Sachs, Dominik Zak, Gunnar Lischeid, Klaus-Holger Knorr, Michael E. Böttcher, Matthias Winkel, Paul L. E. Bodelier, and Susanne Liebner
Biogeosciences, 15, 6519-6536, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-15-6519-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-15-6519-2018, 2018
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16 Oct 2018
Contrasting biosphere responses to hydrometeorological extremes: revisiting the 2010 western Russian heatwave
Milan Flach, Sebastian Sippel, Fabian Gans, Ana Bastos, Alexander Brenning, Markus Reichstein, and Miguel D. Mahecha
Biogeosciences, 15, 6067-6085, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-15-6067-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-15-6067-2018, 2018
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09 Oct 2018
Reviews and syntheses: Carbon use efficiency from organisms to ecosystems – definitions, theories, and empirical evidence
Stefano Manzoni, Petr Čapek, Philipp Porada, Martin Thurner, Mattias Winterdahl, Christian Beer, Volker Brüchert, Jan Frouz, Anke M. Herrmann, Björn D. Lindahl, Steve W. Lyon, Hana Šantrůčková, Giulia Vico, and Danielle Way
Biogeosciences, 15, 5929-5949, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-15-5929-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-15-5929-2018, 2018
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28 Sep 2018
Potential for phenol biodegradation in cloud waters
Audrey Lallement, Ludovic Besaury, Elise Tixier, Martine Sancelme, Pierre Amato, Virginie Vinatier, Isabelle Canet, Olga V. Polyakova, Viatcheslay B. Artaev, Albert T. Lebedev, Laurent Deguillaume, Gilles Mailhot, and Anne-Marie Delort
Biogeosciences, 15, 5733-5744, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-15-5733-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-15-5733-2018, 2018
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Scheduled special issues
21 Aug 2018–31 Jan 2019 | T. Jennerjahn, P. Shanmugam, P. Ford, and S. Bouillon | Information
01 Apr 2018–31 Dec 2018 | N. Ohte and S. Anderson | Information
14 Nov 2017–31 Aug 2019 | J. Middelburg, T. Treude, M. Haeckel, A. Purser, P. Arbizu, A. Vanreusel, and D. Jones | Information
10 Oct 2017–30 Jun 2019 | M. Kienast, U. Herzschuh, and L. Jonkers | Information
01 Oct 2017–31 Mar 2019 | F. Joos, C. Heinze, C. Le Quere, J. Pongratz, I. C. Prentice, and N. Zeng | Information
News
10 Dec 2018 Full-text html workflow comes along with mobile-optimized journal websites

Copernicus Publications recently launched its full-text HTML workflow and optimized the BG website for mobile devices. Thereby, the user experience is significantly enhanced when reading BG articles.

10 Dec 2018 Full-text html workflow comes along with mobile-optimized journal websites

Copernicus Publications recently launched its full-text HTML workflow and optimized the BG website for mobile devices. Thereby, the user experience is significantly enhanced when reading BG articles.

28 Nov 2018 Copernicus Publications signs institutional agreement with Helsinki University Library

To facilitate the publication procedure for authors from Helsinki University, Copernicus Publications and Helsinki University Library have signed an agreement on a central billing of article processing charges (APCs).

28 Nov 2018 Copernicus Publications signs institutional agreement with Helsinki University Library

To facilitate the publication procedure for authors from Helsinki University, Copernicus Publications and Helsinki University Library have signed an agreement on a central billing of article processing charges (APCs).

05 Nov 2018 Copernicus Publications signed Enabling FAIR Data Commitment Statement in the Earth, Space, and Environmental Sciences and updated data policy and author guidelines

Data underpinning any research finding should be findable, accessible, interoperable, and reusable (FAIR) – not only for humans, but also for machines. Therefore, Copernicus Publications requests that such data are available upon publication of an article.

05 Nov 2018 Copernicus Publications signed Enabling FAIR Data Commitment Statement in the Earth, Space, and Environmental Sciences and updated data policy and author guidelines

Data underpinning any research finding should be findable, accessible, interoperable, and reusable (FAIR) – not only for humans, but also for machines. Therefore, Copernicus Publications requests that such data are available upon publication of an article.

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