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Deep ocean freshening


Bindoff, NL and Hobbs, WR, Deep ocean freshening, Nature Climate Change, 3, (October) pp. 864-865. ISSN 1758-678X (2013) [Review Single Work]

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The traditional view of the open ocean is that surface waters should change faster and that the deep waters should be relatively stable. Now research shows that the depths of the Southern Ocean are also rapidly freshening and warming, and that these changes are spreading towards the Equator.

Item Details

Item Type:Review Single Work
Research Division:Earth Sciences
Research Group:Oceanography
Research Field:Physical oceanography
Objective Division:Environmental Policy, Climate Change and Natural Hazards
Objective Group:Understanding climate change
Objective Field:Global effects of climate change (excl. Australia, New Zealand, Antarctica and the South Pacific) (excl. social impacts)
UTAS Author:Bindoff, NL (Professor Nathan Bindoff)
UTAS Author:Hobbs, WR (Dr Will Hobbs)
ID Code:101037
Year Published:2013
Deposited By:CRC-Antarctic Climate & Ecosystems
Deposited On:2015-06-09
Last Modified:2015-06-10

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