In this edition, discover how our team at Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium is: growing a program to bolster populations of algae-eating Caribbean king crabs, stuyding manatees by taking photos of their unique markings, especially boat proellers, surveying global reef sites to determine where sharks need help, stuyding the shellfish-eating habits of spotted eagle rays, and much more!

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Cover of the Fall 2023 edition of Mote Magazine. The entire cover is dedicated to an image of a Caribbean Kink Crab being held by a Mote researcher. The crab's body is larger than hand and it's spidery legs are larger than a dinner plate. The title is "Lending a Claw: Caribbean king crabs in Mote's new hatcher will aid reef restoration".