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Progress Report

The first coral pond has been running for 49 days now. We have followed them through their initial construction, the inoculation from an established coral tank and now the addition of live rock so that more corals can be added. … Continue reading

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New beginnings for old tank as new coral ponds

The last two days have been busy for our coral ponds and the microbial communities adapting to the new habitats. Yesterday we put the sand and seawater into the second coral pond. We collected samples from the sand and water … Continue reading

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New Coral Ponds

Hi all, I have been looking forward to adding some blog posts on this great student outreach project but keep holding back because I wanted to include some pictures. I have recently joined Eisen’s lab and will be at Davis … Continue reading

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