Interstitial water geochemistry and carbonate diagenesis in the sub- surface of a Holocene mud island in Florida Bay

P. K. Swart, D. Berler, D. McNeill, M. Guzikowski, S. A. Harrison, E. Dedick

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While Ca2+/Cl-, Mg2+/Cl- and Sr2+/Cl- ratios all increase downcore, Mg2+/Ca2+ and Sr2+/Ca2+ ratios exhibit a decrease in certain intervals which we believe is attributable to the dissolution of high magnesium calcite and perhaps the precipitation of dolomite. -from Authors

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)490-514
Number of pages25
JournalBulletin of Marine Science
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1 1989


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  • Oceanography
  • Aquatic Science

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