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Lake Ecosystems

Lake ecosystems are unique because they have biotic, or living plants, animals, and micro-organisms as well as abiotic, nonliving, physical and chemical interactions. These biotic and abiotic interactions are an important part of a healthy lake ecosystem and is integral … Continue reading

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Algae: the Original Fuel

Apparently algae can be much more than a stubborn aquatic weed, it can be fuel! The crude oil that lies miles below the Earth’s surface was actually formed from layers of prehistoric algae blooms that has settled on sea beds … Continue reading

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What is Algae, Really?

Everyone has witnessed a pond of lake overrun with algae at some point, but what exactly is algae? According to Wikipedia, algae is a diverse group os simple, typically autotrophic organisms, ranging in many different forms.  Algae can be unicellular … Continue reading

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Proper Algae Control

Algae creates the foundation for most aquatic food systems by providing nutrition and oxygen production. However too much algae can disrupt this healthy cycle and become a dangerous challenge for aquatic survival.  Algae and weed control is an important part of proper … Continue reading

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