Yellowstone Park Foundation
Molecular All-Taxa Biodiversity Inventory
Yellowstone Park Foundation is using this grant to study the subalpine habitats of Yellowstone Lake. Researchers are sampling and assessing the lake's sediments, vents, and spires using well-established methods and equipment as well as cutting-edge proprietary technology. Outcomes for this grant include demonstration of MATBI concept for a simple ecosystem and documentation of sampled biota.