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Title
Environmental Monitoring: What, Why, How?
Category
Mariculture
Subcategory
Image
Author
Raymond RaLonde
Description

Presentation explains the importance of measuring temperature for oyster growth, and shows the temperature profile of an estuary, seasonal temperature variation, oyster growout time, and temperature recording instruments. Also addressed are monitoring salinity, salinity recording instruments, measuring water clarity, weather stations, PSP conditions, and measuring plankton.  

Document
Document Date
10/27/2011
Last Updated by
Sue Keller
Last Updated on
2017-01-05
Background photo: Kenai Range from Katchemak Bay.
Photo credit: Wonderlane, Seattle, WA.