Variability of light transparency in physically and biochemically different water masses: Turkish Seas

Ediger D., Yilmaz A.

FRESENIUS ENVIRONMENTAL BULLETIN, vol.5, pp.133-140, 1996 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 5
  • Publication Date: 1996
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, Aerospace Database, Agricultural & Environmental Science Database, Aqualine, Aquatic Science & Fisheries Abstracts (ASFA), CAB Abstracts, Chemical Abstracts Core, Communication Abstracts, Environment Index, Geobase, Greenfile, Metadex, Pollution Abstracts, Veterinary Science Database, Civil Engineering Abstracts
  • Page Numbers: pp.133-140
  • Keywords: light, chlorophyll-a(Chl-a), Turkish Seas, LEVANTINE BASIN, CHLOROPHYLL, CIRCULATION
  • Middle East Technical University Affiliated: No


This study describes chlorophyll-a concentrations and light penetration in the water columns of Northeastern (NE) Mediterranean, the Sea of Marmara and the Black Sea. The significant vertical differences were obtained among the regions and compared with each other.