Welcome to The Drop-In!Have you ever wondered what being a marine biologist is really like? Well then you’re in the right place! Welcome to The Drop-In, a blog run by the students of Moss Landing Marine Laboratories in beautiful central California. We’re excited you’re here and hope you’ll stay for a while!
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by Erin Loury, Ichthyology Lab This baby red rock crab (Cancer productus), only about an inch wide, still shows some of its bright patterning even after being digested in a gopher rockfish stomach. Spending more hours than I’d care to … Continue reading
Cast a look back from whence you came – Moss Landing is an easy port to spot from the water because of its landmark smoke stacks. Though residents may find them picturesque only at sunset, the stacks make navigation handy … Continue reading
We’re famous! Well, in certain circles anyway. The folks at World’s Best 100 listed the Drop-In in their category “100 Best Blogs for Studying the Ocean.” We’re #16, and while no rhyme or reason is given for the rankings, that’s … Continue reading