Our projects

Population biology
  • Long-term dynamics

  • Spatial distribution in the White Sea

  • Seasonal cycle

  • Age and growth

  • Homing and attachment to the site

  • Sexual dimorphism

  • Spatial and temporal morphological variability. Fluctuating asymmetry

  • Spatial distribution in the Gulf of Finland of the Baltic Sea

Trophology
  • Stickleback feeding in the White Sea

  • Stable isotopes

  • Stickleback as a food object

  • Herring in the White Sea

  • Herring in the Baltic Sea

  • Food competition of threespine and ninespine sticklebacks in the Baltic Sea

  • Food competition of stickleback and jellyfish in the Baltic Sea

  • Fish of the Gulf of Finland of the Baltic Sea

Experiments
  • Homing and attachment to the site

  • Food competition of stickleback and jellyfish in the Baltic Sea

  • Stickleback behavioral responses to different stumula

  • Stickleback behavior at different sex ratios

  • Preference by stickleback of different biotopes

Ecological biochemistry
  • Lipids and fatty acids

  • Other biochemical parameters

Parasites
  • Parasites of juveniles: composition, age dynamics and spatial distribution

Phylogenetics
  • Phylogenetics studies

Spatial organization of communities
  • Fish communities in the White Sea: spatial and temporal variability

  • Herring in the White Sea

  • Ninespine stickleback in the White Sea

  • Eelgrass as a stickleback habitat

  • Preference by stickleback of different biotopes
  • Fish of the Gulf of Finland of the Baltic Sea

  • Winter expedition (M.V.Ivanov, A.Poryadkov, T.S.Ivanova). ERS "Belomorskaia" of SPBU. March 2013. Photo by D.L. Lajus.