Climate Change and Otoliths

June 5, 2019 By: Erin Block

Climate change is affecting fish species, and is increasingly being studied through examining otoliths, a fish’s hearing and balance system. “Otolith chemistry analysis is a rapidly expanding field,” writes Karin Limburg, “but we have already learned a great deal about climate change impacts from the “chemical log-books” that otoliths contain.” Read more in this article via The Conversation.