Project Limulus

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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: 

Jennifer Mattei, Ph.D
Tel: 203-365-7577
Jennifer Mattei

Jo-Marie Kasinak
Outreach Coordinator

Jo-Marie Kasinak