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Offline Sprool

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a fish out of water...
« on: 26/04/2012 16:06:12 »
How do salmon, that migrate from saline to fresh water environments, survive the osmotic pressures during transition from one system to the other?


 

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Re: a fish out of water...
« Reply #1 on: 26/04/2012 21:12:09 »
Try googling salmon saline fresh water osmotic pressures, and read the first result (a PDF file about salmon smolts from Fisheries and Oceans Canada).
 


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