Citizens Count Crabs & We Count on Them

Most young adults don’t plan on moving back home, but for juvenile blue crabs in Texas, moving back to the estuaries of their parents is part of their complex life-cycle. Thanks to a collaboration between local citizens and scientists from our Mission-Aransas Reserve, we’ve set an important baseline for understanding the movements of this commercially important shellfish.

Who Gets the Credit?

Last summer, I was flying a drone project for a new trail we were creating in Wells Harbor. I loaded an automated flight plan so the drone could take pictures along a defined route….

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