Sediment potentially controls in-lake phosphorus cycling and harmful cyanobacteria in shallow, eutrophic Utah Lake

@article{Randall2019SedimentPC,
  title={Sediment potentially controls in-lake phosphorus cycling and harmful cyanobacteria in shallow, eutrophic Utah Lake},
  author={Matt Randall and Gregory T. Carling and Dylan B. Dastrup and Theron G. Miller and Stephen T Nelson and Kevin A. Rey and Neil C. Hansen and Barry R. Bickmore and Zachary T. Aanderud},
  journal={PLoS ONE},
  year={2019},
  volume={14}
}
Lakes worldwide are impacted by eutrophication and harmful algal or cyanobacteria blooms (HABs) due to excessive nutrients, including legacy P released from sediments in shallow lakes. Utah Lake (northern Utah, USA) is a shallow lake with urban development primarily on the east side of the watershed, providing an opportunity to evaluate HABs in relation to a gradient of legacy sediment P. In this study, we investigated sediment composition and P concentrations in sediment, pore water, and the… 

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