Project Limulus

   

Green Eggs and Sand Flyer

Project Limulus is:

• A Study Examining the Ecology of the Long Island Sound Horseshoe Crab (Limulus polyphemus) population.

• A Community-Based Research Program Providing Opportunities for All People to Become Active Contributors to On-Going Scientific Research.

• A Data-Gathering Network to Potentially Direct Conservation Programs for the Horseshoe Crab

• An Educational Tool to Increase Public Awareness of Limulus and its connection to the Long Island Sound Ecosystem and Human Health

• Part of the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Horseshoe Crab Species Specialist Group

>> For detailed information about the project go to Research

>> For information on K-12 educational outreach events go to Educational Outreach

>> For information on how to get involved go to Join Us

>> For information on what to do if you find a tagged horseshoe crab go to Find a Tag

 

A collaborative research partnership with 

Support generously provided by

For more information email us at:  info@projectlimulus.org 

Jennifer Mattei, Ph.D
Professor & Director of ESAM
matteij@sacredheart.edu
203-365-7577

Mark Beekey, Ph.D
Associate Professor
beekeym@sacredheart.edu
203-371-7783


Adam Rudman, M.S.
Educational Outreach Coordinator
rudmana@sacredheart.edu