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Culberson, C. H. 1972. Processes affecting the oceanic distribution of carbon dioxide. http://scholarsarchive.library.oregonstate.edu/xmlui/handle/1957/29001

De’ath, G. et al. 2009. Declining coral calcification on the Great Barrier Reef. Science 323(5910): 116-119. http://www.sciencemag.org/content/323/5910/116.short

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Chemical Weathering
http://www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/~douglass/v_trips/wxing/introduction_files/chem-wx.html
http://facstaff.gpc.edu/~pgore/geology/geo101/weather.htm

Carbonate Compensation Depth
http://www.elic.ucl.ac.be/textbook/chapter4_node11.xml

Chemistry of Calcium Carbonate
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IPCC Ocean Acidification
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