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A U.S. Carbon Cycle Science Plan (2011): A Report of the Carbon Cycle Science Steering Group and Subcommittee, Anna Michalak, Rob Jackson, Gregg Marland, Chris Sabine, Co-Chairs.

LandCarbon publications

Alin, S., S. Siedlecki, B. Hales, J. Mathis, W. Evans, M. Stukel, G. Gaxiola-Castro, J. Martin Hernandez-Ayon, L. Juranek, M. Goñi, G. Turi, J. Needoba, E. Mayorga, Z. Lachkar, N. Gruber, J. Hartmann, N. Moosdorf, R. Feely, F. Chavez (2012). Coastal Carbon Synthesis for the Continental Shelf of the North American Pacific Coast (NAPC): Preliminary Results. Winter 2012 issue of the OCB Newsletter.

Bauer, J. E. et al. (2013). The changing carbon cycle of the coastal ocean. Nature, doi:10.1038/nature12857

Benway, H. M. (2011). Quantifying the coastal contribution to the North American carbon budget: A Coastal Interim Synthesis Workshop, San Francisco, California, 11-12 December 2010. Eos Trans. American Geophys. Union 92 (23).

Benway, H. M., Coble, P. G. (Editors) (2014). Report of The U.S. Gulf of Mexico Carbon Cycle Synthesis Workshop, March 27-28, 2013, Ocean Carbon and Biogeochemistry Program and North American Carbon Program, 67 pp. (workshop website).

Cloern, J. E., S. Q. Foster, A. E. Kleckner (2014). Phytoplankton primary production in the world’s estuarine-coastal ecosystems. Biogeosciences, 11, 2477–2501.

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

Cross, J.N., Mathis, J.T., Frey, K.E., Danielson, S., and Evans, W.M. (In press). Bering Sea CO2 Synthesis, 2008-2012.  

Dinniman, M.S. and J.M. Klinck, 2004. A model study of circulation and cross-shelf exchange on the west Antarctic Peninsula continental shelf, Deep-Sea Research II, 51, 2003-2022.

Evans, Wiley, and Jeremy T.Mathis (2013). The Gulf of Alaska coastal ocean as an atmospheric CO2 sink. Cont. Shelf Res. 65:  52–63.

EXPORTS Science Plan (2014)

Fichot, C. G., and R. Benner (2014), The fate of terrigenous dissolved organic carbon in a river-influenced ocean margin, Global Biogeochem. Cycles, 28, doi:10.1002/2013GB004670.

Fichot, C. G., S. E. Lohrenz, and R. Benner (2014), Pulsed, cross-shelf export of terrigenous dissolved organic carbon to the Gulf of Mexico, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 119, doi:10.1002/2013JC009424.

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.

Hales, B., P. Strutton, M. Saraceno, R. Letelier, T. Takahashi, R. Feely, C. Sabine, and F. Chavez, 2012. Satellite-based prediction of pCO2 in coastal waters. Progress in Oceanography, 10.1016/j.pocean.2012.03.001

Herrmann, M., Najjar, R.G., Kemp, W.M., Alexander, R.B., Boyer, E.W., Cai, W.-J., Griffith, P.C., McCallister, S.L., Smith, R.A (2013).  Net ecosystem production and organic carbon balance of U.S. East Coast estuaries: A synthesis approach.  Submitted to Global Biogeochemical Cycles.

Howard, J., Hoyt, S., Isensee, K., Pidgeon, E., Telszewski, M. (eds.) (2014). Coastal Blue Carbon: Methods for assessing carbon stocks and emissions factors in mangroves, tidal salt marshes, and seagrass meadows. Conservation International, Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO, International Union for Conservation of Nature. Arlington, Virginia, USA.

Huettel, M.; Berg, P.; Kostka, J.E. (2014). Benthic exchange and biogeochemical cycling in permeable sediments. Ann. Rev. Mar. Sci. 6: 23-51.

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.

Laruelle, G. G. et al. (2014). Seasonal response of air-water CO2 exchange along the land-ocean aquatic continuum of the North East American coast. Biogeosciences Discuss. 11, 11985-12008,  doi:10.5194/bgd-11-11985-2014


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., N. R. Bates (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, G., N. Urban, V. Bennington, D. Pilcher, and C. McDonald  (2011). Preliminary Carbon Budgets for the Laurentian Great Lakes. Spring/Summer 2011 Issue of the OCB Newsletter.

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

Najjar, R.G., Friedrichs, M.A.M., Cai, W.-J. (Editors) (2012) Report of The U.S. East Coast Carbon Cycle Synthesis Workshop, January 19-20, 2012, Ocean Carbon and Biogeochemistry Program and North American Carbon Program, 34 pp.

Osburn, C. L., T. S. Bianchi, R. F. Chen, P. G. Coble, E. J. D’Sa, C. Chandler (2011). Building a CDOM Database for a Coastal Carbon Synthesis Project. Winter 2011 Issue of the OCB Newsletter.  

Regnier, P. et al. (2013). Anthropogenic perturbation of the carbon fluxes from land to ocean. Nature Geoscience DOI: 10.1038/NGEO1830.

Robbins, L.L., Coble, P.G., Clayton, T. and 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.

Signorini, S., Mannino, A., Friedrichs, M.A.M., Najjar, R.G., Cai, W.-J., Salisbury, J.E., Wang, Z.A., Thomas, H., Shadwick, E. (2013). Surface ocean pCO2 seasonality and sea-air CO2 flux estimates for the North American east coast. Journal of Geophysical Research 118, 1–22, doi:10.1002/jgrc.20369.

Smith, S.V., Buddemeier, R.W., Wulff, F., Swaney, D.P., 2005. C,N,P fluxes in coastal zone (2005). In: Crossland, C.J., Kremer, H.H., Lindeboom, H.J., Marshall Crossland, J.I., Le Tissier, M.D.A. (Eds.), Coastal Fluxes in the Anthropocene, 232 pp, ISBN: 978-3-540-25450-8

Xue, Z., He, R., Fennel, K., Cai, W.-J., and Lohrenz, S. (2013). Modeling Ocean Circulation and Biogeochemical Variability in the Gulf of Mexico. Biogeosciences 10, 7219-7234, doi:10.5194/bg-10-7219-2013.

Last updated: November 6, 2014