Succession and Stratification in Benthic Diatom Communities Colonizing Plastic Collectors in a Prince Edward Island Estuary
G. B. Bacon and A. R. A. Taylor
Department of Biology, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada E3B 5L5This account includes a portion of a thesis submitted to the School of Graduate Studies of the University of New Brunswick in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Doctor of Philosophy degree. Part of this material was presented orally at a meeting of the Phycological Section of the Canadian Botanical Association in Halifax, N.S., in June, 1972.
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