Changing salt marsh conditions send resident microbes into dormancy

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09/26/2016 03:45 AM EDT

Sunset over a salt marsh at Plum Island, Massachusetts, as autumn arrives.

The following is part 22 in a series on the National Science Foundation’s Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER) Network. Visit parts one, two, three, four,

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This is an NSF News – Environmental Research item.

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