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Lichen

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A lichen is a composite organism that arises from algae or cyanobacteria (or both ) living among ... <sup>:3</sup> Lichens do not have roots that absorb water and nutrients as plants do <...

Algae Basics - Benefits of Algae - About Algae

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Like any other plant, algae, when grown using sunlight, consume (or absorb) ... as well as water sources that are not useable for other crops, such as sea-, ...

6 Common Questions On Algae Growth - Answered! | Home Aquaria

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Sep 2, 2013 ... Tags: causes of the growth of algae · how does algae get into my ... Once we're able to answer this question tackling algae will be much more easier and much less of a ... algae rapidly absorbs the excessive nutrients from the water (before ... algae can grow in your aquarium because of the already present ...

Climate Change and Harmful Algal Blooms | Nutrient Pollution | US ...

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Jan 27, 2016 ... Warmer water due to climate change might favor harmful algae in a number of ways: ... Warmer water is easier for small organisms to move through and allows ... Algal blooms absorb sunlight, making water even warmer and ...

aquarium algae - TalkFishy.com

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Aquarium algae needs 4 elements to grow and multiply. ... Though algae functions in a way similar to many plants, it does not possess plant-like leaves or roots through which to absorb light. ... Algae tend to grow more quickly in warm water because the metabolic and ... Java Moss - Easy Live Fresh Water Aquarium Plants.

Water bottle made from algae could save 50 billion plastic bottles a ...

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Mar 26, 2016 ... Water bottle made from algae could save 50 billion plastic bottles a year from our landfills ... Yes, many people drink bottled water because they believe it is cleaner or ... It's easy to pick up a bottle of water from the store, while you're ... circulating algae and attached to bridges or underpasses, absorbs...

Microalgae and wastewater treatment - ScienceDirect

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Microalgae culture offers an interesting step for wastewater treatments, because they ... The constituents of domestic and urban input to water resources are pathogens, ..... Bio-treatment with microalgae is particularly attractive because of their ..... (1978) showed that Coelastrum proboscideum absorbs 100% of lead from 1.0 ...

How to control floating algae in outdoor freshwater aquarium which ...

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Dec 30, 2015 ... Pond Algae Control & Maintenance. Drs. Foster & Smith Educational Staff ... A good choice is ALGAEFIX because it is easy to use and provides effective ... This also enables the water to absorb more oxygen, which will, in short ...

green algae

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Pediastrum boryanum is the scientific name of one green algae species. ... probably with other species of algae as well, they will look like green slime in the water. ... Smaller colonies with two or four Pediastrum boryanum don't stay that way long, because they grow fast. ... Like all plants, algae needs to absorb nitrogen.

Green Crude: The Quest to Unlock Algae's Energy Potential by Marc ...

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Oct 15, 2012 ... “We take algae, CO2, water and sunlight, and then we refine it,” says Cynthia ... have been using algae, which is then made into fuel or food, to absorb ... in theory, algae should produce low-carbon fuels because the CO2 emitted ... Algae are easy to grow, as any owner of a background swimming pool ...

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Algae, Phytoplankton and Chlorophyll - Fondriest Environmental, Inc.

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Oct 22, 2014 ... This process uses carbon dioxide, water and sunlight to produce oxygen and ... Chlorophyll makes plants and algae appear green because it reflects the ... As accessory pigments, they transfer any energy that they absorb to the primary ..... An easier and more efficient method is to use a chlorophyll sensor.

Where do algae live? | Reference.com

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Algae live in bodies of water and damp places and are commonly found in both ... They prefer wet places, because they do not have vascular tissues and the ... They have chloroplasts that absorb light and produce oxygen via photosynthesis.

Red Algae in Deep Waters | Animals - mom.me

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They appear red because they contain pigments called phycoerythrins. ... Since they can absorb blue light, red algae can live in much deeper water where light ...