|Aki and Raul search for bluefin tuna amongst the plankton (how do we know?)|
|Raul ready to deploy plankton equipment at the "back-deck"|
|Raul processes phytoplankton samples in the 'wet lab'|
|sardines with lemon and garlic|
Sardines are not only important in the Mediterranean as prey for larger fishes, they are delicious! (see recipe!). We will continue to collaborate with Raul and his lab in multiple projects that examine the Mediterranean and the Gulf of Mexico!