Paleonet: Sediment trap for a micropaleo. washing sink

Charlotte Brunner Charlotte.Brunner at
Wed Aug 26 19:08:38 GMT 2009

Hi, Paleonetters,

When I prepare marine sediments for microfossils, I wash the <63 or 
<45 um fraction down the sink, but my sediment trap doesn't work very 
well.  I want to buy or fabricate a trap that will do the 
job.  Potters fabricate a two-stage system that looks 
What do you-all use that works?


Charlotte Brunner
Professor of Marine Science
Department of Marine Science
University of Southern Mississippi
1020 Balch Blvd.
John C. Stennis Space Center, MS 39529

Phone: 228-688-3402
Lab phone: 228-688-3576 
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <>

More information about the Paleonet mailing list