Bechler-Ferris 1

Sarah Boomer, Will Drury, National Science Foundation, Western Oregon University, Yellowstone National Park

The Bechler-Ferris 1 thermal basin of Yellowstone National Park is featured in this Red Layer Microbial Observatory Database Project site. The website includes a description of the thermal basin study site and links to site chemistry, clones, collection teams, microscopy images, site images, DGGE images, and pigments. Links to the RLMO home, National Science Foundation, Western Oregon University, and Yellowstone National Park are also provided.

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Subject: Biology, Ecology:Metabolism, Symbiotic Relations:Mutualism, Biology:Biogeochemistry, Microbiology
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations, Scientific Resources:Research Results
Grade Level: Graduate/Professional, College Upper (15-16)
Extreme Environments: Extremely Hot
Topics: Biosphere:Ecology:Habitats:Terrestrial, Biosphere:Ecology:Abiotic Relations, Biosphere:Biogeochemistry, Microbiology, Ecology
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Biogeoscience