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In situ DOC concentrations and light intensity measured during the water sampling at 20, 10, and 5 m depth

DOI: 10.7287/peerj.preprints.2610v1/supp-1

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Competing Interests

The authors declare that they have no competing interests.

Author Contributions

Benjamin Mueller conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, wrote the paper, prepared figures and/or tables, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Erik H Meesters analyzed the data, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Fleur C van Duyl conceived and designed the experiments, analyzed the data, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, wrote the paper, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Field Study Permissions

The following information was supplied relating to field study approvals (i.e., approving body and any reference numbers):

Fieldwork was performed under the research permit (#2012/48584) issued by the Curaçaoan Ministry of Health, Environment and Nature (GMN) to the CARMABI foundation.

Data Deposition

The following information was supplied regarding data availability:

The raw data has been supplied as a supplementary file.


The research leading to these results has received funding from the European Union Seventh Framework Programme (P7/2007-2013) under grant agreement no 244161 (Future of Reefs in a Changing Environment). The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.

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