Chlorophyll a, Phaeopigments and Particulate Organic Carbon in the Northern and Western Bay of Bengal

Radhakrishna, K and Bhattathiri, P M A and Devassy, V P (1982) Chlorophyll a, Phaeopigments and Particulate Organic Carbon in the Northern and Western Bay of Bengal. Indian Journal of Marine Sciences, 11 (4). pp. 287-291.

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    Abstract

    Distribution of chl a at surface closely corresponds to the surface flow patterns. Integral mean concentration (IMO of chl a in inshore waters (depth 200m) is double than that In the offshore waters (depth> 200 m) while IMC of particulate organic carbon from inshore and the offshore waters does not differ significantly. The euphotic zone lies within the upper homogeneous layer. Phaeopigment concentration increases with decrease in light intensity. For comparison of these parameters IMC is considered to be a more valid index than the integrated concentration

    Item Type: Article
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Chlorophyll a; Phaeopigments; Particulate Organic Carbon; Bay of Bengal
    Subjects: Oceanography
    Divisions: CMFRI-Kochi > Fishery Environment
    Subject Area > CMFRI Brochures > CMFRI-Kochi > Fishery Environment
    CMFRI-Kochi > Fishery Environment
    Depositing User: Arun Surendran
    Date Deposited: 19 Apr 2011 11:50
    Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:48
    URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/8276

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