12. Nutrient Concentrations, Trends and Their Relation to Eutrophication

  1. Rainer Feistel2,
  2. Günther Nausch3 and
  3. Norbert Wasmund4
  1. Günther Nausch3,
  2. Dietwart Nehring1 and
  3. Klaus Nagel3

Published Online: 31 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470283134.ch12

State and Evolution of the Baltic Sea, 1952-2005: A Detailed 50-Year Survey of Meteorology and Climate, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and Marine Environment

State and Evolution of the Baltic Sea, 1952-2005: A Detailed 50-Year Survey of Meteorology and Climate, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and Marine Environment

How to Cite

Nausch, G., Nehring, D. and Nagel, K. (2008) Nutrient Concentrations, Trends and Their Relation to Eutrophication, in State and Evolution of the Baltic Sea, 1952-2005: A Detailed 50-Year Survey of Meteorology and Climate, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and Marine Environment (eds R. Feistel, G. Nausch and N. Wasmund), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470283134.ch12

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Sektion Physikalische Ozeanographie, Leibniz-Institut für Ostseeforschung Warnemünde, Seestraße 15, D-18119 Warnemünde, Germany

  2. 3

    Sektion Meereschemie, Leibniz-Institut für Ostseeforschung Warnemünde, Seestraße 15, D-18119 Warnemünde, Germany

  3. 4

    Sektion Biologische Meereskunde, Leibniz-Institut für Ostseeforschung Warnemünde, Seestraße 15, D-18119 Warnemünde, Germany

Author Information

  1. 1

    Am Feldrain 71, D-18059 Rostock, Germany

  2. 3

    Sektion Meereschemie, Leibniz-Institut für Ostseeforschung Warnemünde, Seestraße 15, D-18119 Warnemünde, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 31 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 11 APR 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471979685

Online ISBN: 9780470283134

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Keywords:

  • Baltic Sea nutrient situation;
  • nutrient concentrations, trends and eutrophication;
  • major baltic inflows (MBIs)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Nutrient Inputs

  • Annual Inorganic Nutrient Cycles and Long Term Nutrient Trends in the Surface Layer

  • Inorganic Nutrient Reservoirs in the Deep Basins

  • Organic Nutrients

  • Conclusions

  • References