Overview

Charles Milby park and Sims Bayou is down stream from Buffalo Bayou, where PCI Nitrogen - a fertilizer production facility. The sample bacteria were able to hydrolyze Paraoxon in the sulfur-selected medium after five weeks of dilution, transfer, and incubation.

Date of Collection
Semester of Collection
Spring 2017
Results
Number of Colonies of Paraoxon
10312
Number of Colonies of Methyl Parathion
0
Research References

Cataloged

Location
Geolocation for Sample

29.7047, -95.2638

Location Name
Charles Milby Park
Location Street
2001 Central St.
Location City
Houston
Location State
TX
Location Country
US
Location Postal Code
77017

Participating Institutions