Monitoring oceans and lakes
The changes in biogeochemistry and growth of organisms in lakes and oceans can be tightly coupled to temperature and light. We are developing low cost sensor systems to monitor water conditions.
We are using the low cost and open-source Arduino microcontroller platform
Annual fluctuation in temperature of a shallow (3m) inshore reef of the Florida Reef Tract.
Daily fluctuations in light and temperature as part of the long term monitoring of light and temperature in freshwater lakes, in this case Jamesville reservoir