Exercise physiology – or how do fish swim?
In this module you will learn
more about exercise physiology, especially fish exercise. This will tie together
what you’ve learned in the activities Respiration and Circulation since
the cardiovascular (circulation) and respiratory (respiration) systems are very
important during exercise.
Assignment – questions to answer
fish swim? How can swimming be classified based on aerobic and anaerobic
of swimming does a salmon use in the Fraser river?
happens to the cardiovascular and respiratory system during swimming?
Photo from Hells gate, of one of
the bottlenecks for salmon migration in the Fraser river.
Photo: Jason Hodin
Let's investigate these questions in the lesson that follows >>