Dr. Demian Chapman, Stony Brook University (image) The Institute for Ocean Conservation Science Share Print E-Mail Caption Dr. Demian Chapman led a study of winter flounder in six bays of Long Island, N.Y., one of the first that indicates the occurrence of inbreeding in a marine fish. The scientists also determined that the effective number of breeders in each bay was below 500 fish, suggesting that the spawning populations of this historically common fish are now relatively small in the area. Credit School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences, Stony Brook University Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.