Table of Contents
Journal of Computational Environmental Sciences
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 201819, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/201819
Research Article

Forecast of Sea Surface Acidification in the Northwestern Mediterranean Sea

Institut de Modélisation et Analyse en Géo-Environnement et Santé (IMAGES), Université de Perpignan, Bâtiment B3, 52 Avenue Paul Alduy, 66860 Perpignan Cedex, France

Received 18 November 2013; Revised 22 March 2014; Accepted 25 March 2014; Published 17 April 2014

Academic Editor: Wen-Cheng Liu

Copyright © 2014 P. Geri et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. Secrétariat de la Convention sur la Diversité Biologique, “Synthèse scientifique des impacts de l'acidification des océans sur la biodiversité marine: Montréal,” Tech. Rep., Secrétariat de la Convention sur la Diversité Biologique, 2010. View at Google Scholar
  2. Y. Koffi Marcelin, O. Marcou, C. Goyet, V. Guglielmi, F. Touratier, and J.-P. Savy, “Distribution and temporal evolution of the acidification of the mediterranean sea anthropogenic CO2 over the past two decades,” in The Ocean in a High-CO2 World Conference, Monterey, Calif, USA, 2012.
  3. C. L. Sabine, R. A. Feely, N. Gruber et al., “The oceanic sink for anthropogenic CO2,” Science, vol. 305, no. 5682, pp. 367–371, 2004. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. T. Midorikawa, H. Y. Inoue, M. Ishii et al., “Decreasing pH trend estimated from 35-year time series of carbonate parameters in the Pacific sector of the Southern Ocean in summer,” Deep-Sea Research I, vol. 61, pp. 131–139, 2012. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. F. Touratier and C. Goyet, “Decadal evolution of anthropogenic CO2 in the northwestern Mediterranean Sea from the mid-1990s to the mid-2000s,” Deep-Sea Research I, vol. 56, no. 10, pp. 1708–1716, 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. R. Cicerone, J. Orr, P. Brewer et al., “Meeting report,” Tech. Rep., The Ocean in a High-CO2 World—SCOR/IOC Symposium Planning Committee, 2004.
  7. J. Raven, K. Caldeira, H. Elderfield et al., Ocean acidification due to increasing atmospheric carbon dioxide, The Royal Society, 2005, http://royalsociety.org/document.asp?id=3249.
  8. U. Schuster, A. J. Watson, N. R. Bates et al., “Trends in North Atlantic sea-surface fCO2 from 1990 to 2006,” Deep-Sea Research II: Topical Studies in Oceanography, vol. 56, no. 8–10, pp. 620–629, 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  9. S. C. Talmage and C. J. Gobler, “Effects of past, present, and future ocean carbon dioxide concentrations on the growth and survival of larval shellfish,” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol. 107, no. 40, pp. 17246–17251, 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  10. R. M. Key, A. Kozyr, C. L. Sabine et al., “A global ocean carbon climatology: results from Global Data Analysis Project (GLODAP),” Global Biogeochemical Cycles, vol. 18, no. 4, pp. 1–23, 2004. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  11. F. Touratier and C. Goyet, “Impact of the Eastern Mediterranean Transient on the distribution of anthropogenic CO2 and first estimate of acidification for the Mediterranean Sea,” Deep-Sea Research I, vol. 58, no. 1, pp. 1–15, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  12. E. Lewis and D. W. R. Wallace, “Program developed for CO2 system calculations,” Oak Ridge, Tenn, USA, ORNL/CDIAC-1105, Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, U.US. Department of Energy, 1998, http://cdiac.ornl.gov/oceans/co2rprt.html.
  13. C. Goyet and A. Poisson, “New determination of carbonic acid dissociation constants in seawater as a function of temperature and salinity,” Deep Sea Research A, vol. 36, no. 11, pp. 1635–1654, 1989. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  14. N. Nakicenvoic and R. Swart, “Special report on emissions scenarios,” Tech. Rep., Working Group III of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, 2000. View at Google Scholar
  15. C. Pelejero, E. Calvo, and O. Hoegh-Guldberg, “Paleo-perspectives on ocean acidification,” Trends in Ecology and Evolution, vol. 25, no. 6, pp. 332–344, 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  16. G. A. McKinley, A. R. Fay, T. Takahashi, and N. Metzl, “Convergence of atmospheric and North Atlantic carbon dioxide trends on multidecadal timescales,” Nature Geoscience, vol. 4, no. 9, pp. 606–610, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus