Description

In parts of the northern Arctic region, the delicate balance of the food chain depends heavily on the diminutive copepod Calanus glacialis. This herbivorous Arctic zooplankton species is specially adapted to melting sea ice and the blooming of a few small algal species.

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Resource Details

Author(s): The Research Council of Norway
Publication: The Research Council of Norway - News

Region

Arctic

Grade Level

High school and Up

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Topic

Life Science | Organisms and Their Environments