California Spiny Lobster
University of Southern California
Wrigley Institute for Environmental Studies
Wrigley Marine Science Center
2003-2004

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Our sampling device (a lobster trap) filled with lobsters from the local marine reserve
A relatively large lobster: a rarity outside of the marine reserve
Weighing a lobster to investigate growth and length-weight relationships
The R/V Beagle about to head out full of traps
A calm day (a rarity) during the fishery-effects study
A view of Catalina from the west end of the island
An ocean sunfish (Mola mola) that swam up to the boat
A cave known as blue cavern
A dragonfly that found itself trapped in our lab
A poster we presented at the 2003 annual Western Society of Naturalists meeting in Long Beach, summarizing our lobster life history research