|The electroshock fishermen who shared their work (and catch!)|
with us as they surveyed blue catfish populations
As our leaders today, Zack and Laura lead us to a perfect, sunny beach for lunch. We ate massive amounts of tuna; filling our bellies to the brim. Some stayed in the water for a quick dip, while the less ambitious half of the group napped on shore.
|Beautiful beach and delicious lunch - what more could you ask for?|
|Setting up camp!|
|Hoping for dry clothes again, one day|
|Gabe teaches the expedition fish anatomy|
and how to fillet a fish
|The day's scientists share their catch from the|
seine net with the rest of the crew
|A plate full of grilled catfish = happy campers|
|Just when we thought the day couldn't get any better,|
JRA board member Greg Davis and his wife, Beth, surprised everyone with ice cream!
We were grateful for all of the generosity we have received from river folk, and are thankful for everyone we have met along our expedition!
Hailey, Nik, and Molly