Overview

The sample was acquired from a private church garden in Northwest Houston from an area that had recently been planted with corn and other harvest crops nearby. The sample was positive for Paraoxon tolerance and was able to degrade (hydrolyze) the pesticide and OP compounds.

Date of Collection
Semester of Collection
Fall 2014
Results
Number of Colonies of Paraoxon
7775
Number of Colonies of Methyl Parathion
0
Location
Geolocation for Sample

29.908434, -95.480253

Location Name
Church Garden
Location City
Houston
Location State
TX
Location Country
US
Location Postal Code
77086

Participating Institutions