Overview

The soil was collected from farmland in La Porte, Texas where many crops have been grown. I dug a hole approximately 8 inches deep to collect the soil and kept the soil in an amber tube at room temperature to avoid the exposure of sunlight and heat.

Date of Collection
Semester of Collection
Fall 2012
Results
Number of Colonies of Paraoxon
4
Number of Colonies of Methyl Parathion
0
Location
Geolocation for Sample

29.6637298, -95.0873661

Location City
La Porte
Location State
TX
Location Country
US
Location Postal Code
77571

Participating Institutions