Data for periphyton and water samples collected from the South Florida ecosystem, 1995 and 1996

U.S. Geological Survey, Open File Report 98-76

by N.S. Simon, T. Cox and R Spencer

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This report presents data for samples of periphyton and water collected in 1995 and 1996 from Water Conservation Areas, the Big Cypress National Preserve, and the Everglades National Park in south Florida. Periphyton samples were analyzed for concentrations of total mercury, methyl mercury, nitrogen, phosphorus, organic carbon, and inorganic carbon . Water-column samples collected on the same dates as the periphyton samples were analyzed for concentrations of major ions.

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