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Relevant Literature

Aufdenkampe, A.K., Mayorga, E.,  Raymond, P.A., Melack, J.M., Doney, S.C., Alin, S.R., Aalto, R.E., Yoo, K. (2011). Riverine coupling of biogeochemical cycles between land, oceans, and atmosphere. Front. Ecol. Environ. 9(1), 53–60, doi:10.1890/100014.

Bates, N. R., Mathis, J. T., and Jeffries, M. A. (2011). Air-sea CO2 fluxes on the Bering Sea shelf, Biogeosciences 8, 1237-1253, doi:10.5194/bg-8-1237-2011.

Cai, W.-J (2011).  Estuarine and coastal ocean carbon paradox: CO2 sinks or sites of terrestrial carbon incineration? Ann. Rev. Mar. Sci. 3: 123-145

Cai, W. J., S. E. Lohrenz, (2010) The Mississippi River Plume and Adjacent Margin in the Gulf of Mexico, In: Carbon and nutrient fluxes in continental margins: a global synthesis (K. K. Liu, L. Atkinson, R. Quinones and L. Talaue-McManus, Eds.), Springer-Verlag, NY.

Coble, P. G., Robbins, L. L., Daly, K. L., Cai, W-J, Fennel, K., Lohrenz, S. E. (2010). A Preliminary Carbon Budget for the Gulf of Mexico. Fall 2010 issue of the OCB newsletter

Hales, B., Wei-Jun Cai, B. Greg Mitchell, Christopher L. Sabine, and Oscar Schofield [eds.] (2008). North American Continental Margins: a synthesis and planning workshop. Report of the North American Continental Margins Working Group for the U.S. Carbon Cycle Scientific Group and Interagency Working Group. Washington, DC: U.S. Carbon Cycles Science Program.

Howarth, R., Chan, F., Conley, D.J., Garnier, J., Doney, S.C., Marino, R., Billen, G. (2011). Coupled biogeochemical cycles: eutrophication and hypoxia in temperate estuaries and coastal marine ecosystems. Front. Ecol. Environ. 9(1), 18–26, doi:10.1890/100008.

Jiang, L-Q, Cai, W-J, Wang, Y., Diaz, J., Yager, P. L., Hu, X. (2010). Pelagic community respiration on the continental shelf off Georgia, USA. Biogeochemistry 98, 101-113, DOI: 10.1007/s10533-009-9379-8 .

King, A.W., L. Dilling, G.P. Zimmerman, D.M. Fairman, R.A. Houghton, G. Marland, A.Z. Rose, and T.J. Wilbanks [eds.] (2008). The First State of the Carbon Cycle Report (SOCCR): The North American Carbon Budget and Implications for the Global Carbon Cycle. A Report by the U.S. Climate Change Science Program and the Subcommittee on Global Change Research. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, NC, USA, 242 pp.

Laffoley, D.d’A. & Grimsditch, G. (eds). 2009. The management of natural coastal carbon sinks. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland. 53 pp.

Liu, K.-K., Atkinson, L., Quiñones, R., Talaue-McManus, L. (Eds.) (2010). Carbon and nutrient fluxes in continental margins: A global synthesis. Global Change - The IGBP Series ISSN 1619-2435, Springer-Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg., 744 pp.

Mathis, J. T., Bates, N. R. (2010). The Marine Carbon Cycle of the Arctic Ocean:
Some Thoughts About The Controls on Air-Sea CO2 Exchanges and Responses to Ocean Acidification. Article in Spring/Summer 2010 Issue of the OCB Newsletter.

McKinley, Galen, Noel Urban, Val Bennington, Darren Pilcher, and Cory McDonald.  2011. Preliminary Carbon Budgets for the Laurentian Great Lakes. Ocean Carbon and Biogeochemistry News Vol. 4, Number 2.

Murrell, M.C., Lehrter, J.C. (2010). Sediment and Lower Water Column Oxygen Consumption in the Seasonally Hypoxic Region of the Louisiana Continental Shelf. Estuaries and Coasts, DOI 10.1007/s12237-010-9351-9.

Najjar, R., Butman, D. E., Cai, W-J., Friedrichs, M. A. M., Kroeger, K. D., Mannino, A., Raymond, P. A., Salisbury, J., Vandemark, D. C., Vlahos, P. (2010). Carbon Budget for the Continental Shelf of the Eastern United States: A Preliminary Synthesis. Article in Winter 2010 Issue of the OCB Newsletter.

Osburn, Christopher L., Thomas S. Bianchi, Robert F. Chen, Paula G. Coble, Eurico J. D’Sa, Cyndy Chandler. 2011. Building a CDOM Database for a Coastal Carbon Synthesis Project. Ocean Carbon and Biogeochemistry News. Vol. 4, Number 1

Pennington, J.T., Castro, C.G., Collins, C.A., Evans, W.W. IV, Friederich, G.E., Michisaki, R.P., Chavez, F.P. (2009) The Northern and Central California Coastal Upwelling  System, Chapter 2.2, In K.-K. Liu et al. (eds.), Carbon and Nutrient Fluxes in Continental Margins, Global Change – The IGBP Series, 25 DOI 10.1007/978-3-540-92735-2 2, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, pp. 29-44.

Robbins, L.L., Coble, P.G., Clayton, T., Cai, W.-J. (2009). Terrestrial and Coastal Carbon Fluxes in the Gulf of Mexico Workshop, St. Petersburg, FL USA 6-8 May, 2008: USGS Open File Report 2009-1070, 80 p.

Sarmiento, J. L., and Wofsy, S. C. (1999). A U.S. carbon cycle science plan. Report of the Carbon and Climate Working Group for the U.S. Global Change Research Program. Washington, DC: U.S. Global Change Research Program.

Sheldon, J. E., Griffith, P. C.,  Peters, F., Sheldon, W. M., Blanton, J. O., Amft, J., Pomeroy, L. R. (2010). Southeastern U.S.A. continental shelf respiratory rates revisited. Biogeochemistry DOI: 10.1007/s10533-010-9552-0.

Shih, Jhih-Shyang, Alexander, R.B., Smith, R.A., Boyer, E.W., Schwarz, G.E., and Chung, Susie, 2010, An initial SPARROW model of land use and in-stream controls on total organic carbon in streams of the conterminous United States: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010–1276, 22 p., available at

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Last updated: July 21, 2011