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Macdonald, R.W. Anderson, L.G., Christensen, J.P., Miller, L.A., Semiletov, I.P., and Stein, R., 2009.
Uploaded on Tuesday 21 Feb 2012
Riccardo Pravettoni, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Left panel: Schematic of the Arctic Ocean, central basin (Canada and Eurasian basins) and arctic continental shelves (with approximate boundaries for each Arctic Ocean coastal sea), and major rivers draining into
the region. Right panel: The three generic types of continental shelves (i.e., inflow, interior and outflow) are shown