Sediment Phosphorus Release and Harmful Cyanobacterial Blooms in South Eastern Georgian Bay: Field and diageneteic modeling study


University of Toronto – Scarborough

Project Lead

Maria Dittrich, Associate Professor Department of Physical & Environmental Sciences

Project Dates

2014 - 2015

Project Location

North Bay (Honey Harbour), South Bay (Honey Harbour), Tadenac Bay, and Twelve Mile Bay

Project Parameters

  • Iron
  • Manganese
  • Calcium
  • Silicon
  • Aluminium
  • Phosphorus
  • pH
  • O2 and redox potential sediment cores


Six sampling events

  • Sediment cores (7-8 cores taken each time) – Aug 2014, Sept 2014, Feb 2015

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