Table 1

Porewater nutrient concentrations Pore water nutrients in the sediment beneath meadows of different species (μmol L-1) (1ammonium data, 2nitrate data).

Site

Total Nitrogen

Phosphorus

Reference


Seagrass


Meadows world-wide

861; 3.42

12

[35]


Posidonia oceanica


Spain

Blanes

6451+2 ± 776

6.0 ± 8.4

[4]

Giverola

2971+2 ± 376

10.8 ± 12.3

Corsica

Revellata Bay

61; 0.32

15

[36]

6.91+2 ± 2.9

1.3 ± 0.6

[37]


Gobert et al. BMC Ecology 2002 2:9   doi:10.1186/1472-6785-2-9

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