Helping Aquariums be more sustainable
I have worked for many years to ensure the sustainability of aquariums - both in your home, and the big public aquariums that are instrumental in getting young kids engaged in science. See more here
Lobster Shell Disease
Lobster are iconic to New England. They live in an environment where bacteria constantly snow down on them. These bacteria break through the protective layering of the shell, rendering the lobster more susceptible to predators and secondary infections. I have studied this disease in the laboratory to isolate the causative agents....more
Global Change - Temperature and Ocean Acidification.
How do aquatic animals respond to changing climates? I have conducted detailed laboratory studies investigating how changes in temperature and ocean pH influence fish and crustacean physiology. more.....