2013 Fall | UH | None | Janice Rath | Soil Sample

Overview
Sample Description

<p>This is a community farm where pesticide is not used. Approximately 100 bacterial colonies growth seen on agar plate with Paraoxon. Half of them appeared white with a halo ring in the surrounding and the other half appeared white. There is indication of bacteria that tolerate Paraoxon and bacteria that degrade paraoxon in the soil sample.</p>

Date of Collection
Semester of Collection
Fall 2013
My Institution
UH
Results
Number of Colonies of Paraoxon
100
Number of Colonies of Methyl Parathion
0
Location
Geolocation for Sample
29.767819, -95.324085
Location Name
Organic Farm - The Last Organic Outpost
Location Street
711 Emile St
Location City
Houston
Location State
TX
Location Country
US
Location Postal Code
77020

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