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Biogeochemistry and ecosystems in the western north Pacific continental margins under climate change and anthropogenic forcing Editor(s): K.-K. Liu, C.-K. Kang, T. Kobari, H. Liu, C. Rabouille, and K. Fennel More information Overview paper Download citations of all papers: Bibtex EndNote Reference Manager
05 May 2014
Long-term trend of CO2 and ocean acidification in the surface water of the Ulleung Basin, the East/Japan Sea inferred from the underway observational data
J.-Y. Kim, D.-J. Kang, T. Lee, and K.-R. Kim
Biogeosciences, 11, 2443-2454, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-11-2443-2014, 2014
14 Apr 2014
Nitrification and its oxygen consumption along the turbid Chang Jiang River plume
S. S.-Y. Hsiao, T.-C. Hsu, J.-w. Liu, X. Xie, Y. Zhang, J. Lin, H. Wang, J.-Y. T. Yang, S.-C. Hsu, M. Dai, and S.-J. Kao
Biogeosciences, 11, 2083-2098, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-11-2083-2014, 2014
08 Apr 2014
Seasonal and spatial patterns of picophytoplankton growth, grazing and distribution in the East China Sea
C. Guo, H. Liu, L. Zheng, S. Song, B. Chen, and B. Huang
Biogeosciences, 11, 1847-1862, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-11-1847-2014, 2014
07 Apr 2014
Isotopic composition of water-soluble nitrate in bulk atmospheric deposition at Dongsha Island: sources and implications of external N supply to the northern South China Sea
J.-Y. T. Yang, S.-C. Hsu, M. H. Dai, S. S.-Y. Hsiao, and S.-J. Kao
Biogeosciences, 11, 1833-1846, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-11-1833-2014, 2014
04 Mar 2014
A newly observed physical cause of the onset of the subsurface spring phytoplankton bloom in the southwestern East Sea/Sea of Japan
Y.-T. Son, K.-I. Chang, S.-T. Yoon, T. Rho, J. H. Kwak, C. K. Kang, and K.-R. Kim
Biogeosciences, 11, 1319-1329, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-11-1319-2014, 2014
27 Feb 2014
Seasonal shifts in the contributions of the Changjiang River and the Kuroshio Current to nitrate dynamics in the continental shelf of the northern East China Sea based on a nitrate dual isotopic composition approach
Y. Umezawa, A. Yamaguchi, J. Ishizaka, T. Hasegawa, C. Yoshimizu, I. Tayasu, H. Yoshimura, Y. Morii, T. Aoshima, and N. Yamawaki
Biogeosciences, 11, 1297-1317, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-11-1297-2014, 2014
26 Feb 2014
Subsurface pH and carbonate saturation state of aragonite on the Chinese side of the North Yellow Sea: seasonal variations and controls
W.-D. Zhai, N. Zheng, C. Huo, Y. Xu, H.-D. Zhao, Y.-W. Li, K.-P. Zang, J.-Y. Wang, and X.-M. Xu
Biogeosciences, 11, 1103-1123, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-11-1103-2014, 2014
10 Feb 2014
Summer and winter living coccolithophores in the Yellow Sea and the East China Sea
J. Sun, X. Y. Gu, Y. Y. Feng, S. F. Jin, W. S. Jiang, H. Y. Jin, and J. F. Chen
Biogeosciences, 11, 779-806, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-11-779-2014, 2014
03 Feb 2014
Distributions and assemblages of larval fish in the East China Sea during the northeasterly and southwesterly monsoon seasons of 2008
W. Y. Chen, M. A. Lee, K. W. Lan, and G. C. Gong
Biogeosciences, 11, 547-561, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-11-547-2014, 2014
30 Jan 2014
Nutrient dynamics in tropical rivers, lagoons, and coastal ecosystems of eastern Hainan Island, South China Sea
R. H. Li, S. M. Liu, Y. W. Li, G. L. Zhang, J. L. Ren, and J. Zhang
Biogeosciences, 11, 481-506, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-11-481-2014, 2014
28 Jan 2014
Joint effect of freshwater plume and coastal upwelling on phytoplankton growth off the Changjiang River
Y.-F. Tseng, J. Lin, M. Dai, and S.-J. Kao
Biogeosciences, 11, 409-423, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-11-409-2014, 2014
22 Jan 2014
On the consistency of MODIS chlorophyll $a$ products in the northern South China Sea
S. L. Shang, Q. Dong, C. M. Hu, G. Lin, Y. H. Li, and S. P. Shang
Biogeosciences, 11, 269-280, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-11-269-2014, 2014
09 Jan 2014
Distinct bacterial-production–DOC–primary-production relationships and implications for biogenic C cycling in the South China Sea shelf
C.-C. Lai, Y.-W. Fu, H.-B. Liu, H.-Y. Kuo, K.-W. Wang, C.-H. Lin, J.-H. Tai, G. T. F. Wong, K.-Y. Lee, T.-Y. Chen, Y. Yamamoto, M.-F. Chow, Y. Kobayashi, C.-Y. Ko, and F.-K. Shiah
Biogeosciences, 11, 147-156, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-11-147-2014, 2014
11 Dec 2013
Inter-shelf nutrient transport from the East China Sea as a major nutrient source supporting winter primary production on the northeast South China Sea shelf
A. Q. Han, M. H. Dai, J. P. Gan, S.-J. Kao, X. Z. Zhao, S. Jan, Q. Li, H. Lin, C.-T. A. Chen, L. Wang, J. Y. Hu, L. F. Wang, and F. Gong
Biogeosciences, 10, 8159-8170, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-10-8159-2013, 2013
29 Nov 2013
Seasonal variations of sea–air CO2 fluxes in the largest tropical marginal sea (South China Sea) based on multiple-year underway measurements
W.-D. Zhai, M.-H. Dai, B.-S. Chen, X.-H. Guo, Q. Li, S.-L. Shang, C.-Y. Zhang, W.-J. Cai, and D.-X. Wang
Biogeosciences, 10, 7775-7791, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-10-7775-2013, 2013
20 Nov 2013
Inter-annual variation of chlorophyll in the northern South China Sea observed at the SEATS Station and its asymmetric responses to climate oscillation
K.-K. Liu, L.-W. Wang, M. Dai, C.-M. Tseng, Y. Yang, C.-H. Sui, L. Oey, K.-Y. Tseng, and S.-M. Huang
Biogeosciences, 10, 7449-7462, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-10-7449-2013, 2013
11 Oct 2013
Fluxes of particulate organic carbon in the East China Sea in summer
C.-C. Hung, C.-W. Tseng, G.-C. Gong, K.-S. Chen, M.-H. Chen, and S.-C. Hsu
Biogeosciences, 10, 6469-6484, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-10-6469-2013, 2013
11 Oct 2013
Carbonate mineral saturation states in the East China Sea: present conditions and future scenarios
W.-C. Chou, G.-C. Gong, C.-C. Hung, and Y.-H. Wu
Biogeosciences, 10, 6453-6467, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-10-6453-2013, 2013
10 Oct 2013
Impact of the Kuroshio intrusion on the nutrient inventory in the upper northern South China Sea: insights from an isopycnal mixing model
C. Du, Z. Liu, M. Dai, S.-J. Kao, Z. Cao, Y. Zhang, T. Huang, L. Wang, and Y. Li
Biogeosciences, 10, 6419-6432, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-10-6419-2013, 2013
10 Oct 2013
Spatial variations in the Kuroshio nutrient transport from the East China Sea to south of Japan
X. Y. Guo, X.-H. Zhu, Y. Long, and D. J. Huang
Biogeosciences, 10, 6403-6417, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-10-6403-2013, 2013
05 Aug 2013
Scaling of growth rate and mortality with size and its consequence on size spectra of natural microphytoplankton assemblages in the East China Sea
F. H. Chang, E. C. Marquis, C. W. Chang, G. C. Gong, and C. H. Hsieh
Biogeosciences, 10, 5267-5280, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-10-5267-2013, 2013
15 Jul 2013
Satellite views of the seasonal and interannual variability of phytoplankton blooms in the eastern China seas over the past 14 yr (1998–2011)
X. He, Y. Bai, D. Pan, C.-T. A. Chen, Q. Cheng, D. Wang, and F. Gong
Biogeosciences, 10, 4721-4739, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-10-4721-2013, 2013
01 Jul 2013
Monthly measured primary and new productivities in the Ulleung Basin as a biological "hot spot" in the East/Japan Sea
J. H. Kwak, S. H. Lee, H. J. Park, E. J. Choy, H. D. Jeong, K. R. Kim, and C. K. Kang
Biogeosciences, 10, 4405-4417, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-10-4405-2013, 2013
17 Jun 2013
Seasonality of CO2 in coastal oceans altered by increasing anthropogenic nutrient delivery from large rivers: evidence from the Changjiang–East China Sea system
W.-C. Chou, G.-C. Gong, W.-J. Cai, and C.-M. Tseng
Biogeosciences, 10, 3889-3899, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-10-3889-2013, 2013
06 May 2013
Seasonal variations of virus- and nanoflagellate-mediated mortality of heterotrophic bacteria in the coastal ecosystem of subtropical western Pacific
A. Y. Tsai, G.-C. Gong, and J. Hung
Biogeosciences, 10, 3055-3065, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-10-3055-2013, 2013
02 May 2013
The large variation in organic carbon consumption in spring in the East China Sea
C.-C. Chen, G.-C. Gong, F.-K. Shiah, W.-C. Chou, and C.-C. Hung
Biogeosciences, 10, 2931-2943, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-10-2931-2013, 2013
29 Apr 2013
Seasonal and spatial comparisons of phytoplankton growth and mortality rates due to microzooplankton grazing in the northern South China Sea
B. Chen, L. Zheng, B. Huang, S. Song, and H. Liu
Biogeosciences, 10, 2775-2785, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-10-2775-2013, 2013
20 Mar 2013
Copepod community growth rates in relation to body size, temperature, and food availability in the East China Sea: a test of metabolic theory of ecology
K. Y. Lin, A. R. Sastri, G. C. Gong, and C. H. Hsieh
Biogeosciences, 10, 1877-1892, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-10-1877-2013, 2013
16 Sep 2014
Preface "Biogeochemistry and ecosystems in the western north Pacific continental margins under climate change and anthropogenic forcing"
K.-K. Liu, M.-H. Dai, K.-R. Kim, and G.-C. Gong
Biogeosciences, 11, 4967-4969, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-11-4967-2014, 2014
12 Dec 2014
Biogeochemistry and ecosystems of continental margins in the western North Pacific Ocean and their interactions and responses to external forcing – an overview and synthesis
K.-K. Liu, C.-K. Kang, T. Kobari, H. Liu, C. Rabouille, and K. Fennel
Biogeosciences, 11, 7061-7075, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-11-7061-2014, 2014
18 Nov 2014
Corrigendum to "Inter-annual variation of chlorophyll in the northern South China Sea observed at the SEATS Station and its asymmetric responses to climate oscillation" published in Biogeosciences, 10, 7449–7462, 2013
K.-K. Liu, L.-W. Wang, M. Dai, C.-M. Tseng, Y. Yang, C.-H. Sui, L. Oey, K.-Y. Tseng, and S.-M. Huang
Biogeosciences, 11, 6263-6264, https://doi.org/10.5194/bg-11-6263-2014, 2014
10 Apr 2013
Responses of lower trophic-level organisms to typhoon passage on the outer shelf of the East China Sea: an incubation experiment
N. Yasuki, K. Suzuki, and A. Tsuda
Biogeosciences Discuss., 10, 6605-6635, https://doi.org/10.5194/bgd-10-6605-2013, 2013
Revised manuscript has not been submitted (discussion: closed, 4 comments)
31 Jan 2013
Impact of physical processes on the phytoplankton blooms in the South China Sea: an eddy-resolving physical-biological model study
Y. Sasai, H. Sasaki, and K. J. Richards
Biogeosciences Discuss., 10, 1577-1604, https://doi.org/10.5194/bgd-10-1577-2013, 2013
Revised manuscript not accepted (discussion: closed, 5 comments)
24 Jan 2013
Contributions of riverborne inorganic and organic matters to the benthic food web in the East China Sea as inferred from stable isotope ratios
N. N. Chang, J. C. Shiao, G. C. Gong, S. J. Kao, and C. H. Hsieh
Biogeosciences Discuss., 10, 1051-1081, https://doi.org/10.5194/bgd-10-1051-2013, 2013
Revised manuscript not accepted (discussion: closed, 4 comments)
07 Jan 2013
Coupling of the spatial dynamic of picoplankton and nanoflagellate grazing pressure and carbon flow of the microbial food web in the subtropical pelagic continental shelf ecosystem
K.-P. Chiang, A.-Y. Tsai, P.-J. Tsai, G.-C. Gong, and S.-F. Tsai
Biogeosciences Discuss., 10, 233-263, https://doi.org/10.5194/bgd-10-233-2013, 2013
Revised manuscript not accepted (discussion: closed, 4 comments)
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