Last Saturday we took part in a workshop about saltwater marshes, held at LUMCON. Following a lecture on marshes by researcher Alex Kolker, we went out on the Acadiana, one of LUMCON’s research vessels. And we saw dolphins!
Once we reached Terrebonne Bay, we ran a trawl net behind the boat for about 10 minutes. Then we pulled up the net (see video) to take a look at what critters were swimming in the water column. Here’s video of a pufferfish that we caught: