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Beachgoers can help biologists monitor spawning horseshoe crabs

March 16, 2012 

These "living fossils" are a vital part of a marine ecosystem as well as important to the biomedical industry. 

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FWC Facts:
The life expectancy for Gulf sturgeon is 20-42 years. The oldest age documented for a tagged and recaptured Suwannee River Gulf sturgeon is about 27-28 years.

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