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Re: Dynamic Planet B/C

Post by KevinU03 » March 18th, 2016, 12:33 pm

:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
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Re: Dynamic Planet B/C

Post by UTF-8 U+6211 U+662F » March 18th, 2016, 5:05 pm

KevinU03 wrote:1. What is the average ocean salinity?
2. What reef is like a fringing but separated from the island by a lagoon? :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
35 ppt, barrier reef (going from the top of my head)

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Re: Dynamic Planet B/C

Post by bhavjain » March 22nd, 2016, 12:50 pm

UTF-8 U+6211 U+662F wrote:
KevinU03 wrote:1. What is the average ocean salinity?
2. What reef is like a fringing but separated from the island by a lagoon? :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
35 ppt, barrier reef (going from the top of my head)
Well...since KevinU03 hasn't responded, you're right...ask more questions :D
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Re: Dynamic Planet B/C

Post by UTF-8 U+6211 U+662F » March 22nd, 2016, 4:55 pm

Who first described the process of coral reef formation?

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Re: Dynamic Planet B/C

Post by bhavjain » March 22nd, 2016, 5:40 pm

UTF-8 U+6211 U+662F wrote:Who first described the process of coral reef formation?
Easy!
Charles Darwin
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Re: Dynamic Planet B/C

Post by UTF-8 U+6211 U+662F » March 22nd, 2016, 5:56 pm

bhavjain wrote:Easy!
Charles Darwin
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Re: Dynamic Planet B/C

Post by bhavjain » March 22nd, 2016, 6:47 pm

Describe what is currently happening to the fisheries on South America’s west coast due to the irregular change in pressure systems that occur roughly every 3 to 8 years.
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Re: Dynamic Planet B/C

Post by bhavjain » March 28th, 2016, 5:57 am

Anyone?
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Re: Dynamic Planet B/C

Post by windu34 » March 28th, 2016, 6:07 am

bhavjain wrote:Describe what is currently happening to the fisheries on South America’s west coast due to the irregular change in pressure systems that occur roughly every 3 to 8 years.
El Nino occurs in which trade winds weaken and upwelling off the western coast of south American does not occur. Water is very warm and nutrient poor thus fishery productivity is low
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Re: Dynamic Planet B/C

Post by bhavjain » March 28th, 2016, 6:55 am

windu34 wrote:
bhavjain wrote:Describe what is currently happening to the fisheries on South America’s west coast due to the irregular change in pressure systems that occur roughly every 3 to 8 years.
El Nino occurs in which trade winds weaken and upwelling off the western coast of south American does not occur. Water is very warm and nutrient poor thus fishery productivity is low
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