A Hidden Underwater World within a Protected a Tropical Rainforest: Luquillo Shrimps

A Hidden Underwater World within a Protected a Tropical Rainforest: Luquillo Shrimps

The importance of conservation of freshwater ecosystems, especially tropical streams and rivers, is highlighted in this video by Freshwaters Illustrated (produced with NSF support). LUQ researcher Alan Covich presents a summary of the organisms that inhabit the freshwater streams of Puerto Rico and their importance to the ecosystem's health and services. Dr. Covich also speaks about the conservation and preservation of this valuable resource for future generations.