Sampling at Old Woman Creek, OH

The Wilkins lab was released into the wild this Saturday, heading up to Old Woman Creek with Professors Kelly Wrighton, Yo Chin, Abinash Agrawal, and grad students Brandon McAdams and Rachel Anderson.

Sediment cores were collected from the estuary, and preserved for microbiological analyses. They’re rich in organic matter buried within the system, and appear to sustain some pretty active Fe(III)-reducing bacterial populations….