Grunions spawn out of the water

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Grunions reproduce by coming completely out of the water to spawn on beaches in South California and Baja Mexico. Hundreds to thousands of grunions can be observed swimming onshore in a grunion run.

Resources:

NBC San Diego:Fish out of water - May 2018 Grunion Run

Grunion Facts and Expected Runs, CA Fish and Wildlife

Grunion Biology, Pepperdine University

Grunions (Season 1, Episode 4)

Type
Phenomena
Subject
Earth and Space Science
Life Science

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