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In South Louisiana, Seafood Means Hope

#OceanOptimism, fisheries, marine science, Natural Science, ScienceMarch 19, 2018

This blog post and photo slideshow was created during OCEANDOTCOMM, an ocean science communication event, and supported by the Louisiana Universities Marine Consortium (LUMCON) The theme of OCEANDOTCOMM was Coastal Optimism. Photos were contributed by our lead photographer, Rafeed Hussain/Ocean Conservancy, with additions from other OCEANDOTCOMM attendees, including Melissa Miller, Samantha Oester, Susan Von Thun, Solomon […]

Where can you find giant Blue Crabs?

UncategorizedAugust 18, 2010

A crab pickin’ mug to the first reader* that can identify where this blue crab (Calinectes sapidus) came from: 40ml falcon tube and hand shown for scale. ~Southern Fried Scientist *Post answers in comments. Authors of Deep Sea News and Southern Fried Science Network not eligible. Contest ends 9:00 AM August 19, 2010.