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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.
News
05 Jul 2018 Press Release: Oxygen loss in the coastal Baltic Sea is "unprecedentedly severe"

The Baltic Sea is home to some of the world's largest dead zones, areas of oxygen-starved waters where most marine animals can't survive. But while parts of this sea have long suffered from low oxygen levels, a new study by a team in Finland and Germany shows that oxygen loss in coastal areas over the past century is unprecedented in the last 1500 years. The research is published today in BG.

05 Jul 2018 Press Release: Oxygen loss in the coastal Baltic Sea is "unprecedentedly severe"

The Baltic Sea is home to some of the world's largest dead zones, areas of oxygen-starved waters where most marine animals can't survive. But while parts of this sea have long suffered from low oxygen levels, a new study by a team in Finland and Germany shows that oxygen loss in coastal areas over the past century is unprecedented in the last 1500 years. The research is published today in BG.

27 Jun 2018 New Journal Impact Factors released

The latest Journal Citation Reports® have been published by Clarivate Analytics.

27 Jun 2018 New Journal Impact Factors released

The latest Journal Citation Reports® have been published by Clarivate Analytics.

03 May 2018 Extended agreement with the Leibniz Association

As of 1 May 2018 the centralized payment of article processing charges (APCs) with the Leibniz Association has been extended to 53 Leibniz Institutions participating in the Leibniz Association's Open Access Publishing Fund.

03 May 2018 Extended agreement with the Leibniz Association

As of 1 May 2018 the centralized payment of article processing charges (APCs) with the Leibniz Association has been extended to 53 Leibniz Institutions participating in the Leibniz Association's Open Access Publishing Fund.

Recent articles
17 Oct 2018
Unifying soil organic matter formation and persistence frameworks: the MEMS model
Andy D. Robertson, Keith Paustian, Stephen Ogle, Matthew D. Wallenstein, Emanuele Lugato, and M. Francesca Cotrufo
Biogeosciences Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-2018-430,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-2018-430, 2018
Manuscript under review for BG (discussion: open, 0 comments)
16 Oct 2018
Mechanisms of northern North Atlantic biomass variability
Galen A. McKinley, Alexis L. Ritzer, and Nicole S. Lovenduski
Biogeosciences, 15, 6049-6066, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-15-6049-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-15-6049-2018, 2018
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
16 Oct 2018
Surface transport of DOC acts as a trophic link among Mediterranean sub-basins
Chiara Santinelli, Roberto Iacono, Ernesto Napolitano, and Maurizio Ribera d'Alcalá
Biogeosciences Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-2018-418,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-2018-418, 2018
Manuscript under review for BG (discussion: open, 0 comments)
16 Oct 2018
Multi-trace element sea surface temperature coral reconstruction for the southern Mozambique Channel reveals teleconnections with the tropical Atlantic
Jens Zinke, Juan-Pablo D'Olivo, Johannes C. Gey, Malcolm T. McCulloch, J. Henrich Bruggemann, Janice M. Lough, and Mireille M. M. Guillaume
Biogeosciences Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-2018-441,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-2018-441, 2018
Manuscript under review for BG (discussion: open, 0 comments)
Highlight articles
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
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
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
18 Sep 2018
Tracing water masses with 129I and 236U in the subpolar North Atlantic along the GEOTRACES GA01 section
Maxi Castrillejo, Núria Casacuberta, Marcus Christl, Christof Vockenhuber, Hans-Arno Synal, Maribel I. García-Ibáñez, Pascale Lherminier, Géraldine Sarthou, Jordi Garcia-Orellana, and Pere Masqué
Biogeosciences, 15, 5545-5564, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-15-5545-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-15-5545-2018, 2018
06 Sep 2018
Integrated management of a Swiss cropland is not sufficient to preserve its soil carbon pool in the long term
Carmen Emmel, Annina Winkler, Lukas Hörtnagl, Andrew Revill, Christof Ammann, Petra D'Odorico, Nina Buchmann, and Werner Eugster
Biogeosciences, 15, 5377-5393, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-15-5377-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-15-5377-2018, 2018
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