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Project ID: 401
Author: Akshara Uppaluri
Project Title: Design and Use of Database for Ecological Data
Semester: 2 2012
Committe Chair: Dr. Longzhuang Li
Committee Member 1: Dr. Paul Montagna
Committee Member 2: Dr. Mario Garcia
Project Description: The main purpose and objectives of this thesis are to create a database of environmental data for the Corpus Christi Bay ecosystem by compiling existing ecological databases; and to build user friendly tools to analyze and use the data and solve the issue of aggregation of biological data into levels of biological organization. The need to do all this was to solve the problem of displaying the data in the levels of biological classification. The database will be used to identify status and trends of selected parameters that indicate change in environmental quality in the Corpus Christi Bay region.
Project URL:   401.pdf