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Distribution of dissolved inorganic carbon (DIC) in the Northwestern Pacific in summer 2012.

As a part of the 2012 SHIp borne Pole-to-Pole Observations program, the IBRV Araon occupied 12 hydrographic stations in the Northwestern Pacific from July 14 to July 29. In order to study for rapid climate changes and its impact on distribution of the inorganic CO2 system, 225 samples for dissolved inorganic carbon (DIC) were taken from Niskin bottle to 500 ml boro-silicate glass bottles on board. Accurate measurement concerning spatio-temporal variability in CO2 in the water column is highly important to understanding of global carbon cycle and reliable prediction for the future atmospheric concentration of CO2. From flux study perspective of CO2, the North Pacific Ocean has known as sink for atmospheric CO2. But there wasn't enough data, and sea ice have an ambiguous role of air-sea CO2 exchange so that further research must be conducted.

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Entry ID
KOPRI-KPDC-00000375
KPDC_DDICS_ARCTIC_2012_01 (Old ID)
DOI
https://dx.doi.org/doi:10.22663/KOPRI-KPDC-00000375.1
Science Keyword
EARTH SCIENCE > Oceans > Ocean Chemistry > Carbon
EARTH SCIENCE > Oceans > Ocean Chemistry > Inorganic Carbon
ISO Topic
CLIMATOLOGY/METEOROLOGY/ATMOSPHERE
Platform
ARAON (Icebreaker Research Vessel, KOPRI)
Instrument
VINDTA(Versatile Instrument for Determination of Titration Alkalinity)
Personnel
Tae Siek Rhee (rhee@kopri.re.kr)
Project
PG11030, Impact of the ocean-atmosphere interactions in the polar and low-latitude oceans to the climate change. PI.Tae Siek Rhee
Research period
2012-07-14 - 2012-07-29
Create/Update Date
2013-07-11 00:00:00 UTC
Location
Continent > North America > United States Of America > Alaska
Ocean > Arctic Ocean > Chukchi Sea
Dataset
Distribution of dissolved inorganic carbon (DIC) in the Northwestern Pacific in summer 2012. Impact of the ocean-atmosphere interactions in the polar and low-latitude oceans to the climate change Tae Siek Rhee
Citation
The data(KOPRI-KPDC-00000375) used in this work was provided by the Korea Polar Research Institute.

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