Science Serving Maryland's Coasts

R/PT-02

Chaetognaths as predators & competitors of larval fish in the South Atlantic bight

Principal Investigator: 

Jennifer E. Purcell

Start/End Year: 

1992 to 1995

Institution: 

Horn Point Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Topic(s): 

Description: 

The objective of the proposed research is to evaluate the importance of chaetognaths as predators and competitors of larval fishes as part of the on going South Atlantic Bight Recruitment Experiment (SABRE).