Dataset: Palau carbonate chemistry
Deployment: Palau_reefs_2011-13

Seawater carbonate chemistry from 13 sites in Palau, 2011-2013.
Lead Principal Investigator: 
Anne L Cohen (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, WHOI)
Co-Principal Investigator: 
Samantha J. de Putron (Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences, BIOS)
Kristopher Karnauskas (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, WHOI)
Daniel C McCorkle (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, WHOI)
Ann M. Tarrant (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, WHOI)
Contact: 
Hannah Barkley (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, WHOI)
Kathryn E.F. Shamberger (Texas A&M University, TAMU)
BCO-DMO Data Manager: 
Shannon Rauch (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, WHOI BCO-DMO)
Current State: 
Final no updates expected
Version: 
23 June 2015
Version Date: 
2015-06-23
Description

Seawater carbonate chemistry is reported from samples collected at 13 different coral reef sites in Palau from September 2011 to November 2013.

For more information, see main article and supporting information (including figures and tables) from:
Barkley, H.C., A.L. Cohen, Y. Golbuu, V.R. Starczak, T.M. DeCarlo, K.E.F. Shamberger. 2015. Changes in coral reef communities across a natural gradient in seawater pH. Science Advances, 1, e1500328. doi:10.1126/sciadv.1500328

DeCarlo, T.M., A.L. Cohen, H.C. Barkley, Q. Cobban, C. Young, C., K.E.F. Shamberger, R.E. Brainard, Y. Golbuu. 2015. Coral macrobioerosion is accelerated by ocean acidification and nutrients. Geology, 43, 7-10. doi:10.1130/G36147.1

Shamberger, K. E. F., A. L. Cohen, Y. Golbuu, D. C. McCorkle, S. J. Lentz, and H. C. Barkley. 2014. Diverse coral communities in naturally acidified waters of a Western Pacific Reef, Geophys. Res. Lett., 41. DOI: 10.1002/2013GL058489.

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