Virginia Institute of Marine Science
Special Scientific Report: no. 85
An overview of phytoplankton sampling and analysis methods as they apply to quantitative baseline and monitoring surveys is provided. A need for inclusion of a preliminary field survey of the area under investigation and of flexibility in sampling design is stressed. An extensive bibliography pertinent to phytoplankton sampling and analysis is included in the report.
Phytoplankton; Marine Biology; Water pollution
Contract No. R804147010 by the Virginia Institute of Marine Science under the sponsorship of the U. S. Environmental Protection Agency. This report covers a period from 24 Nov 75 to 31 May 77,
Stofan, P. E., & Grant, G. C. (1978) Phytoplankton Sampling in Quantitative Baseline and Monitoring Programs. Special Scientific Report: no. 85. Virginia Institute of Marine Science, William & Mary. http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.21220/m2-r64t-f518