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Volume 9, issue 1
Ocean Sci., 9, 183–192, 2013
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Special issue: Earth Observation for Ocean-Atmosphere Interactions Science...

Ocean Sci., 9, 183–192, 2013
© Author(s) 2013. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 22 Feb 2013

Research article | 22 Feb 2013

Sea surface freshening inferred from SMOS and ARGO salinity: impact of rain

J. Boutin et al.

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