Philip Kukulski

Philip Kukulski

Jun 07, 2017

Group 6 Copy 29
0
    Please wait...

    About This Project

    After conquering the Great Lakes, what will the invasive Round Goby do to fish in our streams? Four years ago, a local dam being removed provided a clear time to start surveying. The opportunity was recognized, but funds for this spring were stopped by budget changes. We have seen the goby move 23 km upstream and Johnny Darter numbers drop 90%. Longitudinal data may indicate if the young fish are disappearing. The goby is now nearing the headwaters.

    Blast off!

    Browse Other Projects on Experiment

    Related Projects

    Can we stop amphibian extinction by increasing immunity to the frog chytrid fungus?

    As a result of the arrival of the chytrid fungus in Australia, corroboree frog populations declined so now...

    Rocky Intertidal Citizen Science

    Monitoring the vital signs of our rocky intertidal community is critical to managing and understanding...

    Searching for new deep sea brittle star species in museum specimens

    JP / EN The deep sea brittle star or Asteronyx loveni collections at the Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle...

    Backer Badge Funded