Editorial: Impact of aerosols (Saharan Dust and Mixed) on the East Mediterranean oligotrophic ecosystem, results from experimental studies

Paraskevi Pitta, Barak Herut, Tatiana M. Tsagaraki

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Original languageEnglish
Article number264
JournalFrontiers in Marine Science
Issue numberAUG
StatePublished - 21 Aug 2017
Externally publishedYes

Bibliographical note

Funding Information:
The mesocosm experiments were funded by two projects, the EU-FP7 project “MESOAQUA” (grant agreement no. 228224) and the project “ADAMANT” (nr code/MIS: 383551), co-financed by the European Union and Greek national funds. Additional funding to the authors is mentioned at the end of each paper. The captain and the crew of the R/V Philia as well as the scientific, technical and administrative staff that made these experiments happen are also thanked.


  • Aerosols
  • Eastern Mediterranean
  • Planktonic food web
  • Sharan dust
  • mesocosm experiments

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oceanography
  • Global and Planetary Change
  • Aquatic Science
  • Water Science and Technology
  • Environmental Science (miscellaneous)
  • Ocean Engineering

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