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Fate of carbon in Antarctic fjords under increased glacial melt impact (3E000519)

The Western Antarctic Peninsula (WAP) is experiencing drastic changes. The sea ice season has shortened by almost 100 days and 87 % of all glaciers at the WAP are in retreat, with far going impacts on the marine realm. An important aspect of glacial melt

Date:1 Oct 2019  →  Today
Keywords:Western Antarctic Peninsula, Fjords, Carbon burial, Carbon cycle, Climate change, Glacial melt, Benthos