Some Microbes Help Degrade Pollutants in Delaware River, Researchers Find

David (contact) Kirchman, Sea Grant News Media

Brief news article on research of microorganism degrading polyaromatic hydrocarbons (PAH's) in the Delaware Estuary. Site also has links to the Sea Grant News Media's Press center, Experts Guide, About Sea Grant, Exploring the Coast, Educational Resources, and Extension.

Subject: Biology:Ecology:Metabolism, Habitats:Marine, Biology:Molecular Biology, Microbiology
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work
Grade Level: General Public, Informal
Extreme Environments: Altered by Humans
Topics: Biosphere:Ecology:Habitats:Freshwater, Marine, Biosphere:Molecular Biology, Ecology:Metabolism, Biosphere:Microbiology
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:EcologyKeywords: PAH, polyaromatic, hydrocarbons