Fish and Wildlife Research Institute

Lost-Year Studies - Hatchling on Beach

"Lost-Year" Studies - Hatchling on Beach

Researchers are studying the early life of neonate turtles, from the time the hatchlings leave their nest up until they reach adulthood.


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FWC Facts:
Some biologists feel that mullet jump because they are trying to remove parasites. Others believe it may be part of schooling behavior in mullet.

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