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Coupling Suspended Sediment Dynamics and Light Penetration in the Upper Chesapeake Bay

Published: May 23, 2006

The attenuation of light underwater is an important process in estuaries, directly affecting phytoplankton, submerged aquatic vegetation (SAV), visually orienting predators, and indirectly affecting oxygen depletion and other water quality indicators.

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