Missing Mayflies: Imperiled Insects Part 4

Most insects that begin life underwater enjoy only a fleeting adult existence. A mature dragonfly’s seven-month lifespan would seem like an eternity to the stoneflies and caddisflies, Read More…

Caddisfly Crisis: Imperiled Insects Part 3

In a streambed crawling with ravenous dragonfly nymphs, sneaky juvenile stoneflies, and numerous other invertebrates, caddisflies (Order Trichoptera) have a way of standing out, thanks largely to Read More…

Fried Banana Skippers

Edible insects have always been a part of a traditional diet in Lao PDR. From ant larvae to crickets, the people of Lao PDR enjoy collecting these Read More…

Something’s Abuzz

Gardening is one of our favorite hobbies at FISHBIO, and we have decked out our Oakdale office with dozens of fruit trees as well as vegetable planters Read More…

Praying for a Close-Up

Have you ever had that feeling like you were being watched? Recently, on one of our daily weir checks, two of our field technicians had the sneaking Read More…

Water bug check ups

In honor of World Water Monitoring Day tomorrow, we wanted to highlight the importance of clean water to people and wildlife, as well as the importance of Read More…