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POCAST: Monster Fish — A Discussion with Zeb Hogan and Sudeep Chandra


Sudeep Chandra and Zeb Hogan

The exhibit runs from November 14, 2015 through April 24, 2015.

Topics covered in this podcast:

  • Why conserving fresh-water ecosystems is important
  • How monster fish are the “proverbial canaries in the coal mine” of fresh-water ecosystems
  • The researchers’ ongoing research in Nevada and around the world
  • How their research has evolved in the last nine years
  • What are the threats to monster fish
  • Why biodiversity matters
  • What you can expect from the Monster Fish exhibit at The Discovery

Sudeep Chandra is an associate professor in the College of Science at the University of Nevada, Reno. Zeb Hogan is a research faculty member at Nevada, who also hosts the Monster Fish show on the National Geographic channel.

Bob Conrad
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Bob Conrad is publisher, editor and co-founder of This Is Reno. He has served in communications positions for various state agencies and earned a doctorate in educational leadership from the University of Nevada, Reno in 2011. He is also a part time instructor at UNR and sits on the boards of the Nevada Press Association and Nevada Open Government Coalition.