The First Assessment of Congo River Organic Matter Chemistry and Reactivity

800 532 Stroud Water Research Center

The Congo River is the second largest river in the world, but little is known about it because regional conflict has made its study logistically difficult.

Funded by: Stroud Water Research Center

Principal Investigator: Anthony K. Aufdenkampe

Collaborators: Rob Spencer (University of Reading, U.K.), Peter Hernes and Johan Six (University of California, Davis), Aron Stubbins (Old Dominion University), Robert Holmes (Woods Hole Research Center)

Project Years: 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012

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