Friday foto: Michigan City buoy picks up some hitchhikers

A team of scientists and specialists from IISG and Purdue University retrieved the Michigan City buoy this week and with it emerged a multitude of quagga mussels attached to one of its chains.
Find out more about the off-season life of the buoys!
Photo courtesy of David Cannon

3 Responses to “Friday foto: Michigan City buoy picks up some hitchhikers”

    • Erin Knowles

      Thanks for the comment! And even though we “know” this is happening, it’s quite amazing to see it in real life. The impact is even greater!

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