The fossil record may suggest keys to protecting the modern-day species.
Research shows the number of anglers makes a difference.
Are we catching more shrimp offshore during the winter and spring?
Electronic tagging shows that most of these fish survive the catch-and-release experience.
Citizen scientists will help to fill in the gaps.
Recent findings highlight how differences in salinity and diet impact growth.
Hand-crank electrofishing — or “telephoning” — is a recreational fishing technique that has been legal in North Carolina since 1985. As the name suggests, it involves using a telephone generator to produce low-voltage alternating current by turning a hand crank, which stuns catfish.
New modelling suggests why the species hasn’t recovered in the Neuse River.
The answer changes according to their age, gender, and other demographics.
New science shows they usually don’t.