In the previous chapter, the influence of man’s activities on the estuary was outlined, and we shall now go on to look at the underlying estuarine system. This system can be thought of as three interacting components, namely the physical, chemical and biological sub-systems, and it is these which we will now go on to consider.
KeywordsParticulate Organic Matter Particulate Organic Carbon Dissolve Organic Matter Estuarine System Turbidity Maximum
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