Pond in a Jar
Experiment
Section 5 Group 5
Vishal Patel, Alyssa Sonnier, Kaelynn Higley
Hypothesis
Methods
 Jar 1: control
 Jar 2: Add fertilizer
 Jar 3: Add organic matter
 Jar 4: Add fertilizer and organic matter
 ...
Jar 1 Results
Jar 1
 Through out the entire experiment the control jar had clear water
 Had no plant growth, little algae at the botto...
Jar 2 Results
Jar 2 Fertilizer
 Dead organic matter was found
 It was foggy but could see bigger things swimming around
 Organism flo...
Jar 3 Results
Jar 3 Organic matter
 Plants are dead
 Algae growing on dead plants
 Rocks are turning black
 Cloudy water was observe...
Jar 4 Results
Jar 4 Fertilizer and Organic matter
 Can’t see clearly through the jar
 Water looked green in colour
 More plant life
...
Jar 5 Results
Jar 5 Organic matter, Fertilizer and
Unknown (Listerine )
 Very dark and thick brown film at top of water
 Smells very b...
Conclusion
References
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Pond in a jar experiment

Published on: Mar 4, 2016
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Transcripts - Pond in a jar experiment

  • 1. Pond in a Jar Experiment Section 5 Group 5 Vishal Patel, Alyssa Sonnier, Kaelynn Higley
  • 2. Hypothesis
  • 3. Methods  Jar 1: control  Jar 2: Add fertilizer  Jar 3: Add organic matter  Jar 4: Add fertilizer and organic matter  Jar 5: Add fertilizer, organic matter, and listerine
  • 4. Jar 1 Results
  • 5. Jar 1  Through out the entire experiment the control jar had clear water  Had no plant growth, little algae at the bottom  Ph varied from 6-7  Found rivularia
  • 6. Jar 2 Results
  • 7. Jar 2 Fertilizer  Dead organic matter was found  It was foggy but could see bigger things swimming around  Organism floating around  Ph around 6-7  Found asterionella
  • 8. Jar 3 Results
  • 9. Jar 3 Organic matter  Plants are dead  Algae growing on dead plants  Rocks are turning black  Cloudy water was observed  Found ancystis
  • 10. Jar 4 Results
  • 11. Jar 4 Fertilizer and Organic matter  Can’t see clearly through the jar  Water looked green in colour  More plant life  There was a snail in this jar  Ph was around 7-8  Found Gomophopheria
  • 12. Jar 5 Results
  • 13. Jar 5 Organic matter, Fertilizer and Unknown (Listerine )  Very dark and thick brown film at top of water  Smells very bad  Ph varied from 6-8
  • 14. Conclusion
  • 15. References

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