Limnology of tundra ponds, Barrow, Alaska
John E. Hobbie
Dowden, Hutchinson & Ross, 1980 - Nature - 514 pages
One of a series of volumes reporting results of research by U.S. scientists participating in the International Biological Program.
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abundant Alaska algal ammonia amount animals aquatic aquatilis arctic Arctophila fulva August average bacteria Barrow Barrow ponds Barsdate basin benthic biomass brood Carex cells chironomid Chironomus ciliates concentrations copepods Crustacea cycle Daphnia decomposition density depth detritus dissolved ecosystem eggs epipelic algae excretion fairyshrimp feeding Figure fraction g C m"2 g dry grazing growth Hobbie increase ingestion inorganic input instar July June Kalff lakes larvae lemming Lepidurus liter liter"1 maximum measured melt mg C mg micrometazoans middendorffiana nauplii nitrogen nutrients occurs organic carbon organic matter overwintering particles permafrost phosphate phosphorus photosynthesis phytoplankton plankton Pmai polygon population precipitation predation primary production protozoans range respiration result runoff samples season sediment seston shallow snow soil species Specific per mg studies summer surface Table terrestrial thaw tundra tundra ponds uptake variables vascular plants water column zooplankton