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Wrack Lines – Fall/Winter 2012 (Vol. 12, No. 2)

Download entire issue PDF(1.7MB) or download articles below. You will need the free Adobe Acrobat reader available at Adobe.com.Letter from the Editor Peg Van PattenOut of Sight but Not Out of Mind: a Look at Nanoparticles in the Marine Environment by Evan Ward and John J. DoyleDespite Losing its Mittens, a Chinese Mitten Crab Finds […]

A Student’s Guide to the Phytoplankton of Long Island Sound

Peg Van Patten, Judy Yaqin Li and Gary H. Wikfors. A digital guide to the microscopic world of phytoplankton, which make possible all of the creatures in Long Island Sound. A wonderful aid for high school or freshman college biology classes. Funded by the EPA Long Island Sound Study. 60 pages, illlustrated. Free download. Click […]

Wrack Lines – Spring/Summer 2012 (Vol. 12, No. 1)

Download entire issue PDF here (2MB) or download articles below. You will need the free Adobe Acrobat reader available at Adobe.com.Letter From the Editor Peg Van PattenReconciling Whales and Lobstermen by Peg Van PattenBreathing of the Bays by Jamie VaudreyDiscovering the Light Bulb Tunicate by Jamie ReinhardtBeyond Sushi: CIA Leads the Way by Peg Van […]

Sea Squirts as Potential Vectors of Harmful Algal Introductions

Tessa L. Getchis, Maria Rosa, and Sandra E. Shumway This fact sheet is about research that shows connections between sea squirts (ascidian organisms) and harmful algal blooms. In some species, algal cells remain viable after being consumed by biofouling organisms, the invasive sea squirts. 4 pages, color illustrations. Free. Download PDF  

Wrack Lines – Fall/Winter 2011 (Vol. 11, No. 2)

Download entire issue PDF here (2MB) or download articles below. You will need the free Adobe Acrobat reader available at Adobe.com.Letter from the Editor number 19 Peg Van PattenCaring for the Sea is a Way of Life for Dania Trespalacio Connecticut Sea Grant Knauss Marine Policy Fellow for 2012 by Peg Van PattenTropical Storm Irene […]

Wrack Lines – Spring/Summer 2011 (Vol. 11, No. 1)

Letter from the Editor Peg Van Patten. DownloadCelebrate Wildlife of LIS by Peg Van Patten. DownloadSharks in Long Island Sound by Dave Sigworth. DownloadBottlenose Dolphins in the Long Island Sound by Art Kopelman. DownloadIn Search of the Shimmering Scup by Peg Van Patten. DownloadBehold Loligo, a Prolific Molluscan Summer Spawner by Kurt Gottschall, CT DEEP. […]

US Coast Guard Auxilary and Sea Partners team up with Sea Grant for Aquatic Invasive Species Outreach

On February 21, 2011, Connecticut Sea Grant held a briefing on a marine invasive species outreach project undertaken in collaboration with Divisions 7, 24 and 25 of the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary and the Coast Guard Sea Partners Program. Captain Joseph M. Vojvodich, U.S. Coast Guard Sector Long Island Sound was among the attendees. Connecticut […]