Oysters filter about 50 gallons of water a day.
Along the East Coast of the United States, two diseases can cause significant...
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Who Moved the Beach?
Coastal erosion is a natural process that sweeps large sections of land out to sea....
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Harp seals depend on seasonal ice during the breeding season. Their populations may...
Warming climate, changing ocean chemistry, and overfishing threaten kelp forests...
Atlantic Bluefin Tuna
Endangered Atlantic bluefin tuna are caught in the wild and fattened in pens for...
Changes in ocean chemistry destroy the shelled pteropods that this “naked sea...
Unlike most coral reefs, those of the Phoenix Islands are protected from pollution...
The Borer of Holes
These clams (Pholas dactylus) are dazzling to see. From their encased homes,...
The Loco of Chile
The loco (Concholepas concholepas, often called the Chilean abalone, although it...
No, this is not an alien spaceship from another world—it is a baby file clam...