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O cockle, Where Art Thou?

Austina Clark

This lesson investigates the growth of a shell fish in relation to the location or distance from sea water using data collected in a sandy, tidal inlet.


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There are two data files associated with this presentation: These two Excel files have the data for the 63 quadrats measured in this experimental study. The six variables are defined in the second file. If you have access to GenStat, you can go through the lesson Cockles-GenStat.pdf.

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