A Synoptic Assessment of the Amazon River-Ocean Continuum during Boreal Autumn: From Physics to Plankton Communities and Carbon Flux

The Amazon generates the world's largest offshore river plume, which covers extensive areas of the tropical Atlantic. The data and samples in this study were obtained during the oceanographic cruise Camadas Finas III in October 2012 along the Amazon River-Ocean Continuum (AROC). The cruise occu...

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Main Authors: Moacyr Araujo, Carlos Noriega, Gbekpo Aubains Hounsou-gbo, Doris Veleda, Julia Araujo, Leonardo Bruto, Fernando Feitosa, Manuel Flores-Montes, Nathalie Lefèvre, Pedro Melo, Amanda Otsuka, Keyla Travassos, Ralf Schwamborn, Sigrid Neumann-Leitão
Format: Article
Published: Frontiers Media S.A. 2017-07-01
Series:Frontiers in Microbiology
Online Access:http://journal.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fmicb.2017.01358/full