Posts Tagged ‘insects’

Aquatic Insect Identifications

Monday, June 28th, 2010

Identification of macroinvertebrate samples from Sublette County, WY is progressing at faster pace with the addition of Esmeralda to our team.  She is a meticulous sorter and has a sorting efficiency of 97-100%!  This is impressive to me because, some of the other companies I have worked for have the sorters strive for 90%.  The […]

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~Jefferson River Montana~

Friday, June 25th, 2010

The Jefferson River Flooded last weekend. All the hay fields in the area were flooded and roads that have not been submerged in recent history became gentle rivulets. The High water is good for the Jefferson River because it has had many years of below average flows–and fine sediments have built up among the interstitial […]

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~Holston River Tennessee~

Thursday, June 24th, 2010

The Zone of periodically inundated waters is called the “varial zone” and the community structure can deviate dramatically from the structure of permanently inundated river bottom.

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