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Western Indian Continental Shelf, India (Eastern Arabian Sea)

Main Contributors:

Johanna Yletyinen

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Potential eutrophication has led to lower dissolved oxygen content.

Type of regime shift

Ecosystem type

  • Marine & coastal

Land uses

  • Fisheries

Spatial scale of the case study

  • Sub-continental/regional (e.g. southern Africa, Amazon basin)

Continent or Ocean

  • Asia


  • Arabian Sea


  • Pakistan
  • India

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Key References

  1. Naqvi et al. 2009. Seasonal anoxia over the Western Indian continental shelf. Geophysical Monograph Series 185, 333-345.


Johanna Yletyinen. Western Indian Continental Shelf, India (Eastern Arabian Sea). In: Regime Shifts Database, Last revised 2012-03-17 18:59:56 GMT.
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