Modeling spectral light available to submerged aquatic vegetation in relation to water quality and epiphytic growth
Principal Investigator:Charles L. Gallegos
Start/End Year:1991 to 1993
Institution:Smithsonian Environmental Research Center
To quantify the relative contributions of suspended solids, phytoplankton, dissolved light-absorbing substances and epiphytic growth to the shading of submerged aquatic vegetation (SAV) beds.