Factors in ‘alarming rate’ of cold-stranded sea turtles in Cape Cod Bay
Posted January 31, 2019
A recent study looked into what variables are most important in predicting the number of cold-stunning and stranding events among juvenile Kemp's ridley sea turtles in Cape Cod Bay.
Warmer water, chemical exposure influence gene expression across generations in a coastal fish
Warmer water temperatures, combined with low-level exposure to chemicals already known to be harmful to aquatic life, influence the expression of genes in the offspring of an abundant North American fish species -- and threaten organisms whose sex determination is sensitive to water temperature.
Wildlife is abundant in Chernobyl, study reveals
A scavenger study that used fish carcasses as bait provides additional evidence that wildlife is abundant in the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone.