Subject: Krill and climate (fwd)

Mike Williamson (
Tue, 16 Sep 1997 10:55:57 -0400 (EDT)

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Date: Sat, 13 Sep 1997 08:56:15 -0400
From: Phil Clapham <CLAPHAMP@NMNH.SI.EDU>
Reply-To: Marine Mammals Research and Conservation Discussion
Subject: Krill and climate

Further to the discussion on krill, sea ice and climate, the work Bob
Kenney was referring to has recently been published in Nature.  Here's
the citation:

Loeb et al.  1997.  Effects of sea-ice extent and krill or salp dominance
on the Antarctic food web.  Nature 387: 897-900.

Phil Clapham

Phillip J. Clapham, Ph.D.
Smithsonian Institution
NHB 390, MRC 108
Washington, DC 20560