Fishing for DNA paper published

The new PHE paper “Aquatic Environmental DNA Detects Seasonal Fish Abundance and Habitat Preference in an Urban Estuary” by Mark Stoeckle, Lyubov Soboleva, and Zachary Charlop-Powers appears tpday in PLOS ONE.  The DOI is: 10.1371/journal.pone.0175186

Congratulations to Mark, Lyubov and Zach!

A press release describes the work.

Coverage:

New York One TV 2-minute video

Fish Tracked From DNA ‘Finprints’ Left in Waters off New York U.S. News & World Report – Alister Doyle – Reuters

El ADN residual puede revolucionar el conocimiento de las …W Radio-EFE – Julio Rivas –Durante seis meses, los científicos recolectaron el ADN residual, denominado …

US scientists track fish migration using DNA in water samples Breitbart News

BBC World Service Radio (Science in Action, starts at the 47 sec. mark, 5 1/2 minutes):  http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p04yxshm#play

A 40 sec. clip is also posted here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p04zzxsh

http://www.flyfisherman.com/news/edna-bread-crumbs-track-migrating-fish/

Smithsonian magazine How teeny bits of leftover DNA help scientists track elusive species