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Unformatted text preview: 8/28/09-print powerpoint 8/31/09-print chart on dissolved material in sea water, slide with solubility of dissolved gases-dissolved gases too in ocean Solubility of Dissolved Gases-varies with pressure, (decreases) temperature, and (decreases) salinity O2-CO2 Cycle in the Ocean-photic zone is the top layer of the ocean Where respiration and photosynthesis take place-aphotic zone Below photic zone Respiration and decomposition-deep ocean Low oxygen CO2 storage pH of Seawater-7.5 to 8.1 (slightly basic)-buffered by dissolved CO2 How is Salinity Measured?...
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