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    • High particulate iron(II) content in glacially sourced dusts enhances productivity of a model diatom 

      Shoenfelt, Elizabeth M.; Sun, Jing; Winckler, Gisela; Kaplan, Michael R.; Borunda, Alejandra L.; Farrell, Kayla R.; Moreno Moncada, Patricio; Gaiero, Diego M.; Recasens, Cristina; Sambrotto, Raymond N.; Bostick, Benjamin C. (American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2017)
      Little is known about the bioavailability of iron (Fe) in natural dusts and the impact of dustmineralogy on Fe utilization by photosynthetic organisms. Variation in the supply of bioavailable Fe to the ocean has the potential ...