UMass Environmental Engineering Research Project Use of Denitrifying Bioretention Systems to Control Non-Point Sources of Nitrogen. Principal Investigators Sarina J. Ergas and Sukalyan Sengupta (UMass Dartmouth) Sponsor:
Duration: 9/06 – 9/09
Synopsis: Laboratory and field studies of transformations of nitrogen in sulfur and wood chip based biological nitrifying/ denitrifying bioretention systems. These novel reactors are being developed to control non-point sources of N from agriculture.
Graduate Student: Ryan Siegel