Fairy Geyser

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

This site features the Fairy Geyser in Yellowstone National Park as part of the Red Layer Microbial Observatory Database Project. The website contains a study site introduction, GPS coordinates, and links to site chemistry, clones, collection teams, microscopy images, site images, DGGE images, and pigments. The site also provides links to RLMO home, the National Science Foundation, Western Oregon University, and Yellowstone National Park.

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Subject: Biology:Ecology:Symbiotic Relations:Mutualism, Biology, Diversity, Ecology:Metabolism, Biology:Microbiology, Biogeochemistry
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:Diversity, Biogeochemistry, Microbiology, Ecology
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Biogeoscience