Upper Peninsula Algae
This Web Page was created for and
dedicated to the freshwater algae of Michigan's Upper Peninsula.
boat, swim, and generally recreate in the UP's lakes, rivers, and
streams, the algae, unaware of and unconcerned by our presence, go
their photosynthetic lives. Here's to you, algae, the unheralded
yet oh so important residents of the UP's fresh waters.
This page was created for my class in
Phycology. While I've done my best to accurately identify the
algae contained on this page, some individuals may be misidentified.
information and a little background on why I've created this website.