7. MN: Karl’s is hiring at their new Mall of America location.
For an Assistant Store Manager and Store Associates.
8. T-H Marine bought Ocean Bio-Chem.
This is T-H Marine’s third acquisition of 2022 and its 17th add-on acquisition overall.
> “Ocean Bio-Chem…a leading supplier and distributor of appearance, cleaning, and maintenance products for the marine industry and the automotive, powersports, recreational vehicles, and outdoor power equipment markets.”
> …OBCI manufactures, markets, and distributes a broad portfolio of products under the Star brite, Star Tron, Odor Star and other brand names.
> …OBCI will function as a standalone division of T-H Marine that will continue to operate at its current facilities in Fort Lauderdale, Montgomery, and Netherlands.
9. 21,000 fish died at CA univ. research center.
Green and white sturgeon, as well as the endangered Chinook salmon. The northern CA university’s aquatic research center believes the loss was due to “chlorine exposure, to which fish are especially sensitive….”
10. UT: How fish hatcheries adapt to drought.
11. MN: DNR + USFWS using eDNA to learn about invasive carp.
> …using environmental DNA (or eDNA) technology to detect invasive carp in the St. Croix, Mississippi and Minnesota rivers.
> …eDNA is DNA released from an organism into the environment that is detectable at very low concentrations.
> While eDNA results are not conclusive evidence that invasive carp were present, eDNA is another helpful tool the DNR and partner agencies are using to learn more about invasive carp movements…
> …cannot determine whether the DNA came from a living fish or another source such as bird feces or a fish carcass. It also does not determine when the DNA was deposited in that area….
I still don’t really get it lol. 🥴
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