Changes in physical and chemical variables

Mortimer, C.H. (1939) Changes in physical and chemical variables. In: Seventh annual report for the year ending 31st March 1939. Ambleside, UK, Freshwater Biological Association, pp. 46-51. (Annual Report, Freshwater Biological Association, Ambleside)

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An article reviewing the work undertaken looking at the seasonal variation of chemical conditions in water at various depths in lakes. The laboratory tests undertaken for the research is outlined, as well as details of the sampling locations and the staff involved with the work. One figure shows the seasonal variation in the amounts of dissolved substances in the surface water of Windermere during 1936. Another figure shows seasonal varation inthe dry weight of phyto- and zooplankton in Windermere. Seasonal changes are discussed further and a table is included showing chemical conditions in winter and summer for Windermere.

Item Type: Book Section
Title: Changes in physical and chemical variables
Personal Creator/Author:
Mortimer, C.H.
Title of Book: Seventh annual report for the year ending 31st March 1939
Refereed: No
Series Name: Annual Report, Freshwater Biological Association, Ambleside
Page Range: pp. 46-51
Date: 1939
Publisher: Freshwater Biological Association
Place of Publication: Ambleside, UK
Issuing Agency: Freshwater Biological Association
Uncontrolled Keywords: Limnology; Chemistry; Seasonal variations; Diatoms; Phytoplankton; Zooplankton; Water column; Surface water; Annual reports; England; Lake District
Subjects: Biology
Item ID: 5112
Depositing User: Mrs Christine Davey
Date Deposited: 10 May 2011 17:24
Last Modified: 29 Sep 2011 15:23
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