Euplotes protozoa scavenge ponds for bacteria. It’s one of the microorganisms in Steve Stuebner’s book, “Idaho Microbes.”
Euplotes protozoa scavenge ponds for bacteria. It’s one of the microorganisms in Steve Stuebner’s book, “Idaho Microbes.” Manfred Kage Courtesy Boise State University
Euplotes protozoa scavenge ponds for bacteria. It’s one of the microorganisms in Steve Stuebner’s book, “Idaho Microbes.” Manfred Kage Courtesy Boise State University
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Rocky Barker is the energy and environment reporter for the Idaho Statesman and has been writing about the West since 1985. He is the author of several books, including "Scorched Earth How the Fires of Yellowstone Changed America," "The Flyfisher's Guide to Idaho" and "The Wingshooter's Guide to Idaho."