Ecology of photosynthetic and heterotrophic microorganisms in the southeastern United States and elsewhere



Water treatmentsystem-Pond 2

Consortium

Chromatium

Anabaena

Anabaena

Merismopedia

Cryptomonas

Stigeoclonium

Euglena

Gonyostomum

Micrasterias

Actinastrum

Coelastrum

Scenedesmus

 

Participating students: Melissa Ard, Stephanie Burroughs, Elizabeth Coody, Greg Johnson, Paul Jones, Jennifer MacDonald, Tony Miller, Stephanie Nichols, Tatyana Nienow, Anna Sanford, Randi Tatum, Jesse Trull, Andrew Williams

Recent Publications

Turco, J., and J. A. Nienow. 2007. Enumeration and identification of selected bacteria in water samples from the Alapahoochee River system.  Georgia Journal of Science 65:126-142.

 

Presentations

Diatoms associated with microbialites in Pavilion Lake, Canada with Andrew Williams and Jesse Trull. Presented at the 31st Annual Southeastern Phycological Colloquy, Valdosta State University, Valdosta, Georgia, October 16 17, 2009.

 

Aspects of Lake Fertilization. Presented at the 84th Annual Meeting of the Georgia Academy of Science, Albany, Georgia, March 30-31, 2007. 

Effects of pH on survival and growth of Enterococci. -- with A. Sanford, J. Turco. Presented at the 83rd Annual Meeting of the Georgia Academy of Science, at Georgia Perimeter College, Lawrenceville, Georgia, March 24-25, 2006.

Seasonal changes in sulfur cycle bacteria in a kraft-process paper mill -- with L. Chamberlin, and V. Holton. Presented by L. Chamberlin at the 104th General Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology, New Orleans, May 23-27, 2004.

Seasonal changes in the phytoplankton of Lake Louise -- with P. R. Jones, S. W. Burroughs, and T. E. Nienow. Presented by P. R. Jones at the 80th Annual Meeting of the Georgia Academy of Science, Reinhardt College, Waleska, Georgia, March 21-22, 2003.