Ever wonder how RECOVER scientists collect wild red drum? Mark fish so they can identify them during experiments? Or even measure how fast they can swim? Watch our new video series exploring all these questions and more from our team at the University of Texas Marine Science Institute in Port Aransas, TX.
MIAMI – Researchers at the UM Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science were awarded over $29 million in research grants from the Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative (GoMRI) to lead the Consortium for Advanced Research on the Transport of Hydrocarbons in the Environment (CARTHE) and to study the toxic effects of crude oil on … Continued
Courtesy of Daniel Kelly of FishSens Magazine. We know that oil spills have plenty of negative effects on organisms living nearby, but little is known about the precise impacts that exposure to oil can have on the health of fish hearts. For the Gulf of Mexico, that is an important question to answer because it … Continued