On this day, the first major accomplishment was getting out of bed. The second major accomplishment was pulling the sediment traps out of the mesocosms and pondering what to do with them. Some how that, along with all the filtration of aggregate samples and picking of copepods, managed to take up the whole day and half the night.
Aug 14 2012v- It's a pretty cool device. The funnel goes on this end to maintain a constant flow of water into the splitting device so that as the carousel spins around, all the bottles receive an equal amount of sample.