Journey of a Water Drop

Today is World Water Day, so we thought it was a fitting time to highlight the importance of water is to us all. The rivers we study Read More…

Big-Picture Stream Science

Studying stream ecology is often an involved process. Freshwater ecologists have to travel to their study sites, take a series of complicated measurements (such as gathering water Read More…

What’s your water footprint?

As you sip and contemplate your morning mug of coffee, you might think the only water your drink requires is the water needed for brewing. But one Read More…

Complex predator-prey relationships

Evidence suggests that a number of striped bass may remain in freshwater year-round.  This can only occur if certain habitat requirements are met and food is abundant. Read More…