The freshwater composition of the Fram Strait outflow derived from a decade of tracer measurements

Date

2012

Authors

Dodd, P A
Rabe, B
Hansen , E
Falck, E
Mackensen, Andreas
Rohling, Eelco
Stedmon, Colin
Kristiansen, Svein

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Wiley Online Library

Abstract

The composition of the Fram Strait freshwater outflow is investigated by comparing 10 sections of concurrent salinity, δ18O, nitrate and phosphate measurements collected between 1997 and 2011. The largest inventories of net sea ice meltwater are found in

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Keywords: Arctic ocean; Common source; Fram strait; Meteoric waters; Seasonal variation; Tracer measurement; Water; Sea ice; decadal variation; meltwater; outflow; sea ice; sea surface salinity; seasonal variation; tracer; Arctic; Arctic Ocean; Fram Strait; Siberia

Citation

Source

Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans

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Journal article

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DOI

10.1029/2012JC008011

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2037-12-31