Science activity
Science activity #49842, updated 29 April 2022

Using Flowcam Technology to Measure High Frequency Spatial and Temporal Variation in Phytoplankton and Zooplankton Species Composition and Develop State-of-the-Art Plankton Monitoring

Description / purpose

The purpose of this project is to use the new imaging-in-flow instrument FlowCAM to rapidly and automatically identify, enumerate and estimate biomass for in situ and laboratory phytoplankton and zooplankton species composition samples in the SF Estuary.

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  • Awarded / Initiating (2007)
  • In progress / Ongoing (2007 - 2011)
  • Complete

Funding summary

Total allocated funding: $150,000

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Contract # or labor code 1047
Implementing organization California Department of Water Resource [DWR]
Funding organization CALFED Bay-Delta Program
Funding Source Proposition 50
Date of award 2007
Date of fiscal year-end Not provided
Total award amount $150,000
State type of obligation Not provided
Federal type of obligation Not provided
Reimbursability Not provided
Procurement mechanism Not provided


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