Problem: The net primary productivity of an estuary ecosystem is roughly 12 times the net productivity of the open ocean. A) SupportedB) Not supportedC) Cannot be determined from this graph. 

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Given:

• Estuary = 1,500  g/m2/yr

• Open ocean = ~100  g/m2/yr


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The net primary productivity of an estuary ecosystem is roughly 12 times the net productivity of the open ocean. 


A) Supported

B) Not supported

C) Cannot be determined from this graph. 

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