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Dissolved organic nitrogen

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Dissolved organic nitrogen DON is the largest pool of fixed nitrogen N in many marine and aquatic systems. (Bronk et al.)

Preferred Units: N/A

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Dissolved nitrogen
N/ATotal dissolved nitrogen
Total Kjeldahl nitrogen

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