Salt Marshes

Salt Marshes

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Unformatted text preview: val of heavy metals Act as storm buffers Carbon sequestration capability Largest component of carbon pool SM store more carbon per unit area and release fewer greenhouse gases Terrestrial v. marine Previous research on the terrestrial food web focused on grazing foodweb. Based on eating spartina, and these arthropods can have a substantial effect on spartina productivity. Other food sources are detritus (from spartina) and alga...
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This document was uploaded on 03/23/2014 for the course BIOL 403 at Georgetown.

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