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Welcome to the jungle...the pond water jungle. Within these drops, you will discover watery vistas upon which microscopic preditors hunt with viscious intent.

As you find different organisms within your pond water samples, please use the links below to identify your tiny trophies.

Some common pond water creatures: http://www.microscope-microscope.org/applications/pond-critters/pond-critters.htm

Water flea anatomy: http://www.microscopy-uk.org.uk/mag/indexmag.html?http://www.microscopy-uk.org.uk/mag/artmar02/fleanatomy.html

The smallest page on the web...virtual pond water!http://www.microscopy-uk.org.uk/mag/indexmag.html?http://www.microscopy-uk.org.uk/mag/wimsmall/smal1.html

Excellent pond water identification guide: http://extension.usu.edu/AITC/lessons/pdf/micro_pond.pdf
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