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Imperiled mussels and ecosystems

Published On: 3/12/2012

NSF highlights Vaughn’s research on threatened freshwater mussels and effects on ecosystems

 
This week's N.S.F. Science Nation video episode, titled “Threats to Freshwater Mussels and the Consequences for Ecosystems,” features SFS member Caryn Vaughn from the Aquatic Research Facility at University of Oklahoma. Vaughn is the PI on a current grant from the National Science Foundation Population and Community Ecology Program (DEB/BIO) which investigated the links between the loss of freshwater mussels and effects on ecosystems.

Link to video:
www.nsf.gov/news/special_reports/science_nation/index.jsp




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