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Recent observations

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Observer

sarka

Date

December 4, 2014

Description

Salinity 33, air temp 71 f, water temp 67.8 f, ph 7.6

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

sarka

Date

December 4, 2014

Description

Salinity 33, air temp 71 f, water temp 67.8 f, ph 7.6

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Square

Observer

josecolorado

Date

the past

Photos / Sounds

Observer

sarka

Date

November 21, 2014

Description

Water 61.8f, ph 8.1, salinity 35, air 71f

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Square

Observer

sarka

Date

November 16, 2014

Description

Found in artesian pond. With sulfur smell at source. Pond has large fish. ph 7.4. Located in a florida hammock.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

sarka

Date

November 16, 2014

Description

Not certain of ID.

Found in artesian pond. With sulfur smell at source. Pond has large fish. ph 7.4. Located in a florida hammock.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

sarka

Date

November 16, 2014

Description

Found in artesian pond. With sulfur smell at source. Pond has large fish. ph 7.4. Located in a florida hammock.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

sarka

Date

November 16, 2014

Description

Found in artesian pond. With sulfur smell at source. Pond has large fish. ph 7.4. Located in a florida hammock.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

sarka

Date

November 13, 2014

Description

Marine, air 72 f, ph 7.9, water 67.4 f, salinity 33.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

sarka

Date

November 13, 2014

Description

<30 um.
Marine, air 72 f, ph 7.9, water 67.4 f, salinity 33.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

lparisot117

Date

July 17, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

lparisot117

Date

July 17, 2014
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Description from Wikipedia

Diatoms are a major group of algae, and are among the most common types of phytoplankton. Most diatoms are unicellular, although they can exist as colonies in the shape of filaments or ribbons (e.g. Fragilaria), fans (e.g. Meridion), zigzags (e.g. Tabellaria), or stars (e.g. Asterionella). Diatoms are producers within the food chain. A unique feature of diatom cells is that they are enclosed within a cell wall made of silica (hydrated silicon dioxide) called a frustule....

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