Linda Grashoff's Photography Adventures

Posts tagged “shale

Back to the Garden 7


November 11, 2017


Back to the Garden 6


November 10, 2017

Here’s a closer view of the sulfur bacteria in action. See also the post of October 21, 2014, which explains where the sulfur comes from.


Back to the Garden 5


November 9, 2017

Another element that associates with bacteria in water the way iron does is sulfur. The evidence in Ohio’s Vermilion River is more rare than the evidence for iron bacteria (shown in yesterday’s post), but it was there last month.


August 2017 Leptothrix discophora and Friends 6


October 10, 2017


August 2017 Leptothrix discophora and Friends 5


October 9, 2017


August 2017 Leptothrix discophora and Friends 4


October 8, 2017

 

 

 

 


August 2017 Leptothrix discophora and Friends 3


October 7, 2017


August 2017 Leptothrix discophora and Friends 2


October 6, 2017


August 2017 Leptothrix discophora and Friends 1


October 5, 2017

If you’re new to this blog and want to know more about the iron-breathing bacterium called Leptothrix discophora, please see this FAQ.


August 2017 Shale Shore 5


October 4, 2017

The small patch of Leptothrix discophora film in the bottom left of this photograph gives you a taste of the run of images that starts tomorrow on this blog.