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Volume 12, issue 11 | Copyright

Special issue: How changes in ice cover, permafrost and UV radiation impact...

Biogeosciences, 12, 3551-3565, 2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-12-3551-2015
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Research article 09 Jun 2015

Research article | 09 Jun 2015

A 50 % increase in the mass of terrestrial particles delivered by the Mackenzie River into the Beaufort Sea (Canadian Arctic Ocean) over the last 10 years

D. Doxaran et al.
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Eleven years (2003-2013) of satellite data were processed to observe the variations in suspended particulate matter concentrations at the mouth of the Mackenzie River and estimate the fluxes exported into the Canadian Arctic Ocean. Results show that these concentrations at the river mouth, in the delta zone and in the river plume have increased by 46%, 71% and 33%, respectively, since 2003. This corresponds to a more than 50% increase in particulate export from the river into the Beaufort Sea.
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