Microscopic world in soil and lake water

College name: CMR National PU College, ITPL, Bangalore

Sample : Soil along lakeside along with lake water.

Sample observed at : CMR National PU College on 20/3/19

It was fascinating to observe the underwater microscopic world through foldscope. A drop of water including soil from a lake was mounted on a slide and observed under foldscope. Little microscopic creatures were moving in the water which had more of soil particles gelling together. Small parts of plants were seen amidst the soil particles, along with some tiny creatures moving.

Soil Particles with microscopic plant parts
Aggregates of soil particles

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