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    The accuracy of a BOD oxygen probe for field measurements of primary production by the light and dark bottle oxygen technique is analyzed. A figure is presented with which to estimate the number of replicate bottles needed to obtain a given accuracy in estimating photosynthetic rates.

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    Czaplewski, Raymond L.; Parker, Michael. 1973. Use of a BOD oxygen probe for estimating primary productivity. Limnology and Oceanography. 18(1): 152-154.


    BOD oxygen probe, photosynthetic rates

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