Smart as a Wrasse

In the hierarchy of animal intelligence, we humans tend to place fellow warm-blooded mammals such as dogs, chimpanzees, or maybe elephants at the top. However, new research Read More…

The symphony aquatic

As scientists, we’re used to monitoring fish behavior with sound – but fish themselves are also experts in acoustics. Descend into the aquatic world, and you will Read More…

On guard

While conducting a snorkel survey last week in a California Central Valley watershed, we were fortunate enough to witness some unusual fish behavior. This prickly sculpin (Cottus Read More…