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The Secret Life of Lobsters

Northern Lobster Working closely with commercial lobstermen and studying their catches over the years, marine researchers are able to get a general picture of changes in the lobster population. But for a closer peek into lobster physiology and social behavior, and for a closer measurement of the resource's health, UNH researchers employ an array of creative techniques -- including watching lobster traps with remote underwater video cameras.

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The Secret Life of Lobsters

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Did You Know?

... Lobsters can be right or left handed, depending on which side the crusher and pincher claws are found!

... Lobsters are related to insects!

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