Zostera marina is a seagrass species, commonly known as eelgrass, that is found on both coasts of the United States, as well as in Europe. Unfortunately, Zostera is disappearing all over the place, including right here in New York. This could have devastating impacts on animals that rely on eelgrass as foraging grounds, or, as is the case with scallops, use it as a refuge from predation. This is its story, as seen through the eyes of an aspiring graduate student...

Monday, September 27, 2010

Nature Blog Network

I just joined onto the Nature Blog Network.  Its a cool site that compiles all nature-type blogs that are members.  It has many categories, including some that I find particularly interesting, including Marine, Mollusks, Invertebrates, and Photography.
Check it out!

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