Tyler Plum

Tyler Plum has written 2 posts for oceanbites

Just skating by: Flat sharks deplete as seals return to the North

The recovery of marine mammals in North America is a shining conservation success story, but what happens when that success spells doom for at-risk species further down the food chain? This week we’ll dive into how grey seals are impacting winter skates, a northern relative of sharks and rays, in the southern Gulf of St. […]

How much fish does it take to keep a salmon shark warm?

With a body reminiscent of its larger cousin the great white, the salmon shark chases its namesake in the cold waters of the northern Pacific – but how does it keep warm in these frigid temperatures? This week we’ll look at how much fish it takes to keep a salmon shark going. Tyler PlumI’m a […]

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