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Contact: David Orenstein
Brown University

Conquering Hero

Caption: Just the sight of Carcinus maenas, the invasive green crab, sends marsh grass-eating Sesarma reticulatum crabs running for their lives. The marshes and their grasses slowly recover.

Credit: Catherine Matassa/Northeastern University

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