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Earth Institute Research Projects

Measurements of global ocean CO2 and acidification

Lead PI: Dr. Sean Higgins , Dr. Taro Takahashi

Unit Affiliation: Geochemistry, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory (LDEO)

Unknown start date - Ongoing
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Global ; Atlantic Ocean
Project Type: Research

DESCRIPTION: Fate of anthropogenic CO2 in the global ocean

OUTCOMES: Global understanding of anthropogenic CO2 emitted into air.

SPONSOR:

National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration

FUNDED AMOUNT:

$1,500,000

RESEARCH TEAM:

Stewart Sutherland, C. Ho, Boaz Luz

EXTERNAL COLLABORATORS:

Hebrew Univ of Jersalem

DATASETS: Archived and publically accessible at the National Data Center (OCAD/NOAA) and international consortium (SOCAT).

KEYWORDS

carbon cycle ocean acidification oceans

THEMES

Earth fundamentals