Essential Rhythm 5/6/21: Connectivity in the Ecosystem

Producer/Host: Sarah O’Malley

This episode discusses the role of alewives in connecting marine and fresh water ecosystems by transporting energy and nutrients between the two.

About the host:
Sarah O’Malley is an ecologist, naturalist and science communicator passionate about deepening her listeners’ experiences with the natural world. She teaches biology and sustainability at Maine Maritime Academy and is currently collaborating on a guide book to the intertidal zone in the Gulf of Maine.