About This Project
The Precautionary Group
We've discovered a few new mushrooms thriving in this harsh environment of land-disposed sewage sludge in Snoqualmie, Washington. We're testing these mushrooms for new antimicrobial properties. Microbes that survive exposure to toxic sewage sludge engage adaptive mechanisms that transform toxins into secondary metabolites.
Browse Other Projects on Experiment
Studies on marine mammal personalities are scarce, despite research showing that personality can relate to foraging...
DNA to the rescue: A first genetic approach for the conservation of the endangered great green macaw
The beautiful, yet endangered, great green macaw faces the loss of its habitat and the illegal pet trade. The...