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New Educational Activity: Mercury & Sharks

With great excitement, we would like to announce a brand-new educational activity now offered here on the RJD website! Utilizing a subset of data from RJD shark research trips, you can investigate the bioaccumulation of methyl mercury in South Florida shark populations. Broken down into two worksheets, the first part will provide you with a […]

Bioaccumulation & Biomagnification: When Bigger Isn’t Better.

by Becca Shelton, RJD Intern Ever wonder why you have to limit certain types of seafood? Or why you should not eat certain types of seafood? Today, I will help answer these questions with scientific research. As an avid ocean enthusiast and lover of sustainable seafood, it is crucial to understand what is floating around […]