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Crowd funding to help inform fisheries management

Striped bass

Second year PhD student Robert Murphy has turned his passion for recreational fishing into a dissertation project documenting the health, diet, and habitat use of a popular Massachusetts game fish, the striped bass.

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Posted in Marine and Environmental Sciences

Black Sea Bass: Friend or Foe? Crowdfunding to help determine

Gulf of Maine

An MSC graduate student is crowd-funding support for her dissertation research documenting impacts of black sea bass range expansion into the Gulf of Maine.

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Posted in Marine and Environmental Sciences

What’s wiping out the Caribbean corals?

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MSC students Sarah Gignoux-Wolfsohn and Felicia Aronson turned to crowdfunding to support their work on examining white-band disease, which has killed up to 95% of the Caribbean’s reef building corals.

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Posted in Marine and Environmental Sciences
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