David M Checkley

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Elevated CO2 enhances otolith growth in young fish
    David M Checkley
    Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, San Diego, CA 92093, USA
    Science 324:1683. 2009
  2. pmc Influence of ocean winds on the pelagic ecosystem in upwelling regions
    Ryan R Rykaczewski
    Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California at San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0218, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:1965-70. 2008

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Publications2

  1. doi request reprint Elevated CO2 enhances otolith growth in young fish
    David M Checkley
    Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, San Diego, CA 92093, USA
    Science 324:1683. 2009
    ..We hypothesize that CO2 moves freely through the epithelium around the otoliths in young fish, accelerating otolith growth while the local pH is controlled. This is the converse of the effect commonly reported for structural biominerals...
  2. pmc Influence of ocean winds on the pelagic ecosystem in upwelling regions
    Ryan R Rykaczewski
    Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California at San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0218, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:1965-70. 2008
    ..Understanding of the biological mechanisms relating fisheries production to environmental variability is essential for wise management of marine resources under a changing climate...