use phytoplankton in a sentence.
Yeah, current theory suggests that most oil deposits are formed from ancient phytoplankton ()
Nature Article:Global phytoplankton decline over the past centuryBiology Department, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, B3H 4J1 Department of Oceanography, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, B3H 4J1 Correspondence to: Daniel G.
I feel like any such discussion must address the fact that, globally, phytoplankton has declined by 40% in the past century.
While perhaps some are offshore oil rigs  - many are arrays of lights used to attract bait fish, phytoplankton, and squid  in order to increase commercial fishing yields.
Primarily by grazing on phytoplankton, zooplankton provide carbon to the planktic foodweb, either respiring it to provide metabolic energy, or upon death as biomass or detritus.
There have, however, been limited studies about bioaccumulation of tritium in phytoplankton and how it can move up the food chain .
If you don't have the entrepreneurial spirit to create your own job/startup/career, then you're going to be a piece of phytoplankton, carried by the vagaries of the ocean's currents.