'Hot spot' for toxic harmful algal blooms discovered off Washington coast
...nd reduce the impact of biotoxins on coastal shellfisheries," said Vera Trainer, lead author of a paper published in the January issue of the journal limnology
& Oceanography , and a scientist at the NOAA Fisheries Northwest Fisheries Science Center in Seattle.
Scientists noted that the Juan de Fuca eddy, ...
Ponds found to take up carbon like world's oceans
...nt of Natural Resources.
Downing has presented invited seminars on this research to the International Society of Limnology, the American Society of limnology
and Oceanography, and at several major research institutions in North America and Europe. Most recently, he was invited to discuss his research by the...
New twist on life's power source
... organisms release oxygen and absorb carbon dioxide. But two studies by Arthur Grossman and colleagues*+ reported in Biochimica et Biophysica Acta and limnology
and Oceanography suggest that certain marine microorganisms have evolved a way to break the rulesthey get a significant proportion of their energy wit...
Springer author Carlos M. Duarte awarded Spanish science prize
...since October 2007. Carlos Duarte has been on the federations governing board since 2002. In 2006, he was elected President of the American Society of limnology
The Spanish science prize has been awarded by Spains Ministry of Education and Science since 2001. Each prize winner receives 80...
Citizen Science -- a celebration of partnership between academia and local people
...inity College, Dublin; Bournemouth; Washington State USA; Insubria, Italy and Lodz, Poland.
David Harpers own particular interest is with the limnology
(lake ecology) of the soda lakes of the Rift Valley and the flocks of flamingos who depend on them. This is an interest developed since 2000, because...
Media advisory -- 2008 Ocean Sciences Meeting
...ace Monday-Thursday evenings to avoid overlap with oral sessions.
Four scientific organizations sponsor the 2008 meeting: The American Society of limnology
and Oceanography (ASLO), the American Geophysical Union (AGU), the Estuarine Research Federation (ERF), and The Oceanography Society (TOS). This year,...
Researchers to study why dead zone returned to Lake Erie
...ught the problem was solved, and the surprise is in the last few years the dead zone is back."
Researchers from U-M, the Cooperative Institute for limnology
and Ecosystems Research, NOAA, and several other universities will study the possible causes of the dead zone, as well as develop management and polic...
Study shows hope for ridding lakes of clawed invader
...ore community of a lake," says Stephen Carpenter, a UW-Madison professor of limnology
and zoology involved in the study on Sparkling Lake in Vilas County, Wis. ...ty crayfish is the key, notes Jake Vander Zanden, a UW-Madison professor of limnology
who is helping oversee the experiment. "One important message is that trapp...
is a discipline that concerns the study of in-land waters (both saline and fresh), specifically lakes , ponds and rivers (both natural and manmade), including their biological , physical , chemical , and hydrological aspects.
Franois-Alphonse Forel (1841-1912) established...
...escribed, there is much that is still not known about biology and behavior.
The practice of ichthyology is closely connected with marine biology , limnology
, and oceanography .
4 Notable ichthyologis...
...rpetology ), esp. sea turtles
Dian Fossey ( primatology )
Arthur David Hasler , ( January 5 , 1908 - March 23 , 2001 ) ( limnology
, ichthyology , salmon homing)
Victor Hensen , ( February 10 , 1835 - April 5 , 1924 ) ( planktology )
Libbie Hyman (invertebrate zoology )...