Lamprey Has Star Power at da Vinci Days

OSU partners with U.S. Fish & Wildlife to share the plight of Oregon's ancient, threatened fish

The Forgotten Fish — the Pacific lamprey — drew a crowd at da Vinci Days in Corvallis in July. Terra partnered with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and with the “lamprey posse,” a team of Oregon State researchers in the Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, to explain the life cycle of these ancient animals. Lamprey are declining throughout their range.


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