Communities of algae in North Carolina streams and their seasonal relations

  title={Communities of algae in North Carolina streams and their seasonal relations},
  author={Lesley A Whitford and Gerichtsreferendar Dr. jur. Willy Schumacher},
The material presented summarizes the results of a four-year study of the algae in the streams of North Carolina — one of the southeastern United States. Many small streams and eleven rivers in the Coastal Plain, Piedmont and Mountain areas were sampled at random and in some cases in a systematic manner. Important habitat factors were measured and numbers of plankton organisms in several rivers determined. The communities characteristic of the major types of streams are described, together with… CONTINUE READING


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