Hydrocarbon and Lipid Microbiology Protocols

Field Studies

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ISBN: 978-3-662-53116-7 (Print) 978-3-662-53118-1 (Online)

Table of contents (18 protocols)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

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    Pages 1-25

    Introduction: Field and In Situ Studies

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    Protocol

    Pages 27-44

    Geological and Hydrogeological Characterization of Subsurface

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    Pages 45-64

    Sampling the Subsurface

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    Pages 65-109

    Protocols for Investigating the Microbial Communities of Oil and Gas Reservoirs

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    Pages 111-131

    Protocols for Investigating the Microbiology of Oil Sands Deposits

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    Pages 133-156

    Protocols for Investigating the Microbiology of Drilling Fluids, Hydraulic Fracturing Fluids, and Formations in Unconventional Natural Gas Reservoirs

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    Pages 157-173

    Protocols for Investigating the Microbiology of Coal-Bed-Produced Waters

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    Pages 175-197

    Protocols for Handling, Storing, and Cultivating Oil Sands Tailings Ponds Materials for Microbial and Molecular Biological Study

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    Pages 199-217

    Strategies to Map the Microbiome of Freshwater Lakes: Sampling and Context

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    Protocol

    Pages 219-228

    Collection and Processing of River Organisms and Water Column Organisms

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    Pages 229-235

    Protocols for the Identification of Phyllosphere-Induced Pollutant Degradation Genes

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    Pages 237-254

    Protocols for Investigating Hydrocarbon-Oxidizing Bacterial Communities in Polar Seas and Ice

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    Pages 255-261

    Sampling the Sea Surface Microlayer

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    Protocol

    Pages 263-276

    Protocols for Radiotracer Estimation of Primary Hydrocarbon Oxidation in Oxygenated Seawater

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    Pages 277-303

    Protocols for Radiotracer Estimation of Methane Oxidation Rates at In Situ Methane Concentrations in Marine Sediments

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    Pages 305-317

    Protocols for Mudflat and Algal Mat In Situ Analysis

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    Protocol

    Pages 319-341

    Protocols for the Study of Microbe–Mineral Interactions in Modern Microbialites

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    Protocol

    Pages 343-362

    Characterization of Bacterial Symbionts in Deep-Sea Fauna: Protocols for Sample Conditioning, Fluorescence In Situ Hybridization, and Image Analysis