On the chemical mass-balance in estuaries

  • Boyle E
  • Collier R
  • Dengler A
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Abstract

A general model is presented for mixing processes between river and ocean water in which are established criteria for the identification of any non-conservative behavior of the dissolved constituents involved. A review of previous data shows that in no case has removal of silica been demonstrated unambiguously in estuarine regimes. New data for iron which show highly non-conservative behavior are used in an example of the application of the model. © 1974.

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Authors

  • E. Boyle

  • R. Collier

  • A. T. Dengler

  • J. M. Edmond

  • A. C. Ng

  • R. F. Stallard

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