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Title: Littoral distribution of microalgae on 3 beaches of the Monterey Peninsula
Student Author(s): Tsuboi, Ken
Faculty Advisor(s): Gilmartin, Malvern
Pages: 34
Location: Final Papers Biology 175H
Date: June 1972
Keywords: sandy beaches
Abstract: Microalgal communities occuring on sediments of three beaches on Monterey Bay, California, were studied to determine their relative abundance and distribution. Viable photosynthetic organisms were found at depths to 50cm. Environmental parameters regulating the littoral and vertical biomass of these organisms are discussed.