UK Surface Ocean - Lower Atmosphere Study (UK SOLAS)

Project 17

Processes affecting the chemistry and bioavailability of dust borne iron

Principal Investigator — Michael Krom



Saharan soils known to be significant sources of dust to the Atlantic were used in microcosm incubation experiments.

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Related UK SOLAS pages at BODC

Project overview      Cruise programme
Data centre's role      Data inventories
Data policy       Data delivery
Data submission       Other links
Data centre processing      Knowledge transfer
Final report    

Related external links

International SOLAS      Quantifying and Understanding the Earth System (QUEST)
NERC SOLAS      Michael Krom , University of Leeds