MUDS Suboxic Porewater Chemistry Model


Bottom Water Chemistry

Units of micromol kg-1

O2
NO3
Si
Alkalinity
Total CO2
Water Depth (m)


Sediment Rain Rates

Units of micromol / cm2 yr, except clay, micrograms / cm2 y

Organic C
Calcite
Opal
Refractory Clays


This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. 9911238. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation. I'm sure their opinions on manganese degradation, for example, are less controversial than those expressed here.