UBalt STURM facility located at:
Patuxent Environmental and Aquatic Research Laboratory (PEARL),
Morgan State University,
10545 Mackall Road
Saint Leonard, MD 20685
- Six 1000L tanks (2 x 3 reps) with a 1m2 sediment surface area.
- Can be set up as resuspension (R) tanks or as non resuspension (NR) tanks.
- Bottom shear stress
- Energy dissipation rate
- RMS turbulent velocity
- Benthic-pelagic coupling
- tidal and episodic resuspension
Effect of resuspension on ecosystem processes and the nitrogen cycle
- Mixing system
- turbidity monitoring
- temperature monitoring