Dynamics of Phytoplankton Growth and Transport in River Networks From Local to Continental Scales

800 532 Stroud Water Research Center

The project proposes a transformative approach using real-time monitoring of algae concentrations during storm events to evaluate the effects of excessive nutrients on entire watersheds. The project includes a regional assessment of the Delaware River and a continental approach using data collected by the National Ecological Observatory Network.

Funded by: National Science Foundation

Principal Investigators: Marc Peipoch, Scott H. Ensign, and Melinda D. Daniels

Project Year: 2022