Jens Hegg

Jens Hegg

Dec 12, 2019

Group 6 Copy 142
-1
    Please wait...

    About This Project

    EN / PT

    Sawfish are one of the most endangered fish in the world, and Atlantic tarpon are considered vulnerable. Both fish move into salty and fresh water, but we don't understand these movements. Knowing more could help identify ways to protect both species. Luckily, tarpon scales and sawfish rostral teeth store chemistry that can reconstruct the movements they make. We hypothesize that teeth and scales will allow is to reconstruct the movements of both fish in a non-lethal way.

    Blast off!

    Browse Other Projects on Experiment

    Related Projects

    Lost in the mountains: Describing new species in the High Atlas Mountains of Morocco

    Biodiversity is not evenly distributed on the planet, but is concentrated in hotspots, with high conservation...

    Can music influence the longevity of human blood cells?

    Pythagoras believed that music could be used “in the place of medicine”* yet, to our knowledge, this important...

    A Modification to Homeopathic Drug Carcinosin

    Cancer is linked to genetic mutations in hosts who are already genetically unique, which can make it seem...

    Backer Badge Funded