Measuring fish and mussel physiology

Measuring fish and mussel physiology

Detailed Description

Intermittent flow respirometry system set up in NARL’s physiology room.  This equipment allows researchers to measure how an organism’s metabolic rate (oxygen consumption) changes in response to temperature.  The system can be modified to accommodate a variety of organisms including fish and freshwater mussels (shown here).  

Details

Image Dimensions: 1129 x 846

Location Taken: US