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Phytoplankton distribution and water quality indices for Lake Mead (Colorado River)

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Title Phytoplankton distribution and water quality indices for Lake Mead (Colorado River)
Creator Staker, Robert D. Hoshaw, Robert W. Everett, Lorne G.
Description Phytoplankton samples were collected in Lake Mend 6 times from September 1910 to June 1971 for 8 stations at depths of 0. 3, 5, 10, 20, and 30 m. These samples were processed through a Millipore filter apparatus and 79 planktonic algae were identified. Algal divisions represented were Bacillariophyta, 42 species; Chlorophyta, 18 ; Cyanophyta, 9; Chrysophyta, 3; Cryptophyta, 3; Pyrrophyta, 2; and Euglenophyta, 2. Blue-green algae were dominant in late summer and fall; green algae, diatoms,...
Date 1974-01-01T08:00:00Z
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Identifier http://digitalscholarship.unlv.edu/water_pubs/90 http://digitalscholarship.unlv.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1095&context=water_pubs
Source Publications (WR)
Publisher Digital Scholarship@UNLV
Subject Algae Hydrobiology Lake Mead (Ariz. and Nev.) Phytoplankton Water quality Biochemistry Environmental Indicators and Impact Assessment Environmental Microbiology and Microbial Ecology Environmental Monitoring Fresh Water Studies Terrestrial and Aquatic Ecology

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