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Table 1 Chemistry of the Atlin wetland and ground waters.

From: Biologically induced mineralization of dypingite by cyanobacteria from an alkaline wetland near Atlin, British Columbia, Canada

Parameter (mg/L) Groundwater Wetland
pH 8.12 8.58
Alkalinity (mg/L HCO3) 2661 4727
δ13C (‰ VPDB) -6.3 5.2
δ18O (‰ VSMOW) -21.5 -13.1
Mg 456 778
Si 7.0 21.2
Na 14.6 75.1
Ca 6.9 14.3
K 4.9 9.3
Fe 0.04 0.1
Al 0.01 -
SO4 17.1 88.4
Cl 2.24 6.82
NO3 - -
PO4 - -
F - -