Latest oceanbites


Beware! Shellfish are taking over the fishing industry

Valeska Upham

Overfishing has created a cascading effect in the marine food web. Once, large apex predators, such as cod, dominated the fishing industry, but now, shellfish have taken over and contribute to more than half the fisheries stock.

Welcome to oceanbites!

The goal of oceanbites is to make cutting edge research in the ocean sciences accessible to all. oceanbites will also highlight classic, seminal research papers, and feature op eds about current issues in research.

oceanbites photostream

 How extreme is your seaweed? Researchers are investigating if algae can tolerate extreme temperatures and salinities. #oceanbites #science #seaweed

@oceanbites on Twitter