Friday, February 09, 2024

  • Intertidal Oyster Reefs: Assessing a Habitat Regime Shift and Exploring the Use of Virtual Reality in Science Outreach

    Bio: 415: Bio: 415 and Virtual

    Oyster reefs are among the most threatened coastal habitats globally, making both research and community awareness vital to conservation efforts. Research on climate change and other anthropogenic impacts helps to determine sources of oyster reef degradation. Tropicalization, the poleward movement of tropical species due to warming temperatures, has recently been found to negatively impact intertidal oyster reefs. Due to tropicalization, …

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