Above, students in Ms. Hamilton's class carefully observe the behavior of their trout, as tiny zooplankton, Daphnia magna (and other ssp), are introduced to test containers. This simple, 5-minute test produces some interesting outcomes. Partial results are below.:
Our thanks to Prof. Nelson Hairston, Cornell Dept. of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, and lab manager Lindsay Schaffner for providing our daphnia supplies and amazing support for this project.