This service is provided through the Wetland Biogeochemistry Analytical Services. A link to their website is provided below as well as a link to costs for other services provided by them

http://www.lsu.edu/cce/research/lab/wbas.php

http://www.lsu.edu/cce/files/WBAS_CostCenterRateSheet-FY17-18.pdf

Cost Center Activities for Plankton Lab

Mesozooplankton


split and scan samples and deliver images

0-50mL displacement volume- $100 LSU/research/govt, $200 industry
50-150mL displacement volume- $200 LSU/research/govt, $400 industry
>150mL distplacement volume- $300 LSU/ research/govt, $600 industry

Analyze digital scans to taxa level 

all sample sizes- $200 LSU/research/govt, $400 industry

Analyze all rare taxa *must have first stage analysis done, this is an add on and cannot be done independently

0-50mL displacement volume- $200 LSU/research/govt, $400 industry
50-150mL displacement volume- $250 LSU/research/govt, $500 industry
>150mL displacement volume- $300 LSU/research/govt, $600 industry

Ichthyioplankton


Mocness Samples- sort and pick fish and eggs

0-50mL displacement volume- $250 LSU/research/ govt, $500 industry
50-150mL displacement volume- $350 LSU/research/ govt, $700 industry
>150 mL displacement volume- $550 LSU/research/govt, $1100 industry

Neuston Samples 

Sort and pick fish and eggs 0-25 mL displacement volume- $100 LSU/research/govt, $200 industry
Sort and pick fish and eggs 25-50 mL displacement volume- $150 LSU/research/govt, $300 industry
Sort and pick fish and eggs >50mL displacement volume- $250 LSU/research/govt, $500 industry
ID to species and prepare fish vials 0-50mL displacement volume-$650 LSU/research/govt $1300 industry
ID to species and prepare fish vials 50-150mL displacement volume-$650 LSU/research/govt $1300 industry
ID to species and prepare fish vials >150mL displacement volume-$650 LSU/research/govt $1300 industry

Phytoplankton/Microzooplankton


Run sample in FlowCAM and deliver image files- $100 LSU/research/govt, $200 industry
Analyze digital files (ID and enumerate)- $200 LSU/research/govt, $400 industry