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- Park, Jason B.K.; Craggs, Rupert J.; Shilton, Andy N.
- Water research 2015 v.87 pp. 97-104
- Pediastrum; algae; bacteria; biomass production; culture media; gravity; growth chambers; ponds; recycling; summer; wastewater; wastewater treatment; New Zealand
- ... Recycling a portion of gravity harvested algae (i.e. algae and associated bacteria biomass) has been shown to improve both algal biomass productivity and harvest efficiency by maintaining the dominance of a rapidly-settleable colonial alga, Pediastrum boryanum in both pilot-scale wastewater treatment High Rate Algal Ponds (HRAP) and outdoor mesocosms. While algal recycling did not change the relat ...