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Primary Productivity in the Marine Environment

  1. Walker O. Smith Jr.,
  2. Jill Peloquin

Published Online: 15 JAN 2003

DOI: 10.1002/0471263397.env254

Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology

Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology

How to Cite

Smith, W. O. and Peloquin, J. 2003. Primary Productivity in the Marine Environment. Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology. .

Author Information

  1. College of William and Mary Science, Gloucester Point, Virginia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JAN 2003

Abstract

  • Historical Approaches to the Assessment of Primary Productivity

  • Modern Approaches to the Assessment of Primary Productivity

  • Nutrient Limitation of Primary Productivity

Keywords:

  • algae;
  • benthic-associated primary productivity;
  • marine environment;
  • phytoplankton;
  • primary productivity