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How Can Enclosing Seawater Liberate Biological Oceanographers?

  • Michael M Mullin

Abstract

In this symposium, and others precedingit (Parsons et ale 1978, Kinne 1977) the philosophy of large-scale enclosures of marine systems, and the results of the several research programs in which this philosophy was given substance, have been reviewed. I will draw heavily on this history, especially that of the Controlled Ecosystem Pollution (later Populations) Experiments (CEPEX), at Saanich Inlet, British Columbia, Canada, to suggest some lines of investigation for the near future.

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Eddy Diffusion Marine Zooplankton Large Enclosure Perimental Measurement Ecosystem Pollution 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael M Mullin
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  1. 1.Institute of Marine Resources, Scripps Institution of OceanographyUniversity of California San DiegoLa JollaU.S.A.

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