California Sea Grant College Program
Protistan Microzooplankton in the Suisan Bay Food Web: Source or Sink?
- Author(s): Rollwagen-Bollens, Gretchen
- et al.
Water pollution, habitat loss and freshwater diversion—all these are possible reasons for declines in some fish species in the San Francisco Bay-Delta. Another less investigated cause for the declines may relate to feeding dynamics among protists—single-celled organisms that include photosynthetic algae and animal-like zooplankton.