The Bay Study Group (BSG) conducted nutrient enrichment studies (bioassays) on natural phytoplankton population samples collected in the Lower Hillsborough River, the Palm River, and the Alafia River on October 18, 2004. The Lower Hillsborough River test site was located approximately 200m upriver of the Nebraska Avenue bridge (Lat: 28o 01.171’N; Lon: 82o 27.025’W), the Palm River test site was located approximately 300m downstream from the barrier at Structure-160 (Lat: 27o 57.308’N; Lon: 82o 22.200’W), and the Alafia River test site was located at the Hillsborough County boat ramp at Center Avenue (Lat: 27o 52.842’N; Lon: 82o 18.011’W).
Scholar Commons Citation
The City of Tampa Wastewater Department, "Summary of nutrient enrichment studies of natural phytoplankton populations in the Lower Hillsborough River, the Palm River, and the Alafia River conducted on October 18 - 22, 2004" (2005). Reports. Paper 42.