A garden of eels

Updated: Aug 13, 2019

Garden eels burrow in the sand in shallow seas and wave in the current snatching zooplankton as if drifts by. They can be 3 feet long, but are less than an inch in diameter. When a predator swims by, the eels sink back into their burrows for protection. See what happens when the current runs fast or slow. These eels are really eerie! See and read more at: https://www.nytimes.com/video/science/100000006090485/the-strange-life-of-garden-eels.html




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