Stomach Lab

FISHBIO staff in Laos recently analyzed the stomach contents from fish caught during gillnet sampling to identify the kinds of food fish are eating during the rainy Read More…

The dish on fish guts

Food webs are important features of any ecosystem – but in an environment like the river or the ocean, how do you actually identify who eats who? Read More…

Hungry, hungry salmon?

We recently conducted a pilot-level study to investigate the diet of Chinook salmon parr and smolts on the Lower Sacramento River — and the number of prey Read More…

Last meal…

Determining the last meal of predatory fish is no easy matter. Over the past several weeks we collected hundreds of stomach samples from predatory fish and now Read More…

What’s for dinner?

[gallery link="file" ids="12157,12153,12154,12156,12155,12152"] There are many ways to collect information on the diet of wild animals, including observing their consumption habits, looking through the contents of their Read More…