Growth monitoring of juvenile northern riffleshell mussels

Growth monitoring of juvenile northern riffleshell mussels (Epioblasma torulosa rangiana)

Detailed Description

Digital pictures were taken each week of juvenile northern riffleshell mussel (Epioblasma torulosa rangiana) to monitor growth throughout experimental exposure to chloride.  Individual’s length and width were measured using a computer software program and compared among chloride treatments to determine if chloride exposure impacted juvenile mussel growth.

Details

Image Dimensions: 1428 x 1069

Location Taken: US