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Unger, Daniela; Jennerjahn, Tim C (2009): Annual particulate organic carbon fluxes of sediment traps in the Indian Ocean. PANGAEA,, In supplement to: Unger, D; Jennerjahn, TC (2009): Impact of regional Indian Ocean characteristics on the biogeochemical variability of settling particles. In: Wiggert, J; Naqvi, SWA; Smith, S; Hood, RR (eds.) Indian Ocean Biogeochemical Processes and Ecological Variability. AGU, Geophysical Monograph Series, 185, 257-280,

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Median Latitude: 10.933332 * Median Longitude: 85.708000 * South-bound Latitude: 3.560000 * West-bound Longitude: 77.780000 * North-bound Latitude: 17.420000 * East-bound Longitude: 89.650000
Minimum DEPTH, water: 1000 m * Maximum DEPTH, water: 1000 m
CBBT * Latitude: 13.116660 * Longitude: 84.400000 * Method/Device: Mooring (MOOR) * Comment: central Bay of Bengal trap
EIOT (Equatorial Indian Ocean Trap Station) * Latitude: 3.560000 * Longitude: 77.780000 * Elevation: -3400.0 m * Location: Lakshadweep Sea * Method/Device: Trap, sediment (TRAPS)
NBBT-N (Northern Bay of Bengal Trap Station - North) * Latitude: 17.420000 * Longitude: 89.650000 * Elevation: -2267.0 m * Location: Bay of Bengal * Method/Device: Trap, sediment (TRAPS)
Depth, water = >1000 m
#NameShort NameUnitPrincipal InvestigatorMethod/DeviceComment
1Event labelEvent
2DEPTH, waterDepth watermGeocode
3Sampling dateSampling dateUnger, Danielaaverage of several years
4Sampling dateSampling dateUnger, Danielaaverage of several years
5Sample code/labelSample labelUnger, Daniela
6Carbon, organic, particulate fluxPOC fluxmg/m2/dayUnger, DanielaCalculated, see reference(s)
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