Salt Plains Microbial Observatory
http://www.okstate.edu/artsci/SPMO/

Mark Buchheim, University of Tulsa, Biological Science


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This site is home of the Salt Plains Microbial Observatory, located in the Salt Plains National Wildlife Refuge in northern Oklahoma. This area has permitted the first extensive study of a non-marine, terrestrial, hypersaline environment. The web site offers information about the extreme environment, images and video clips of its microbial inhabitants, an image-rich summary of research activities, information about summer courses and research opportunities, a list of publications, and links to other informative resources pertaining to hypersaline environments.

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Subject: Biology:Ecology:Metabolism, Principles, Biology:Microbiology, Microbiology:Methods of Microbiology :Field Methods , Microscopy, Culturing Methods, Molecular Methods
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work
Grade Level: Graduate/Professional, College Upper (15-16), College Lower (13-14)
Extreme Environments: Hypersaline
Topics: Biosphere:Microbiology, Methods of Microbiology:Field Methods, Biosphere:Ecology:Habitats:Terrestrial, Biosphere:Methods of Microbiology:Culturing Methods, Microscopy , Biosphere:Ecology:Principles, Biosphere:Methods of Microbiology:Molecular Methods