Aquatic Biology Laboratory

Biology 353

Bosmina sp. (photo by Tom Adams.) Copyright (c) MCMXCVII Educational Images Ltd. Elmira, NY, USA. All rights reserved. Taken from EDUCATIONAL IMAGES LTD.

Instructions for the Apple Valley Paper (due 7 October):

Lab report format

Materials for electrofishing lab (23 Spetember):


Reading for stream urbanization project:

Stream urbanization and macroinvertebrate response

Pond Project readings on the use of mesocosms to test ecological ideas:

Diversity and ecosystem function

Nutrient enrichment



Climate Change

Some Helpful Web Links

Light distribution horizontal zonation in lakes