Dr Harunur Rashid is a Professor of Aquatic Ecology affiliated with the Department of Fisheries Management & Interdisciplinary Institute for Food Security at the Bangladesh Agricultural University (BAU), Mymensingh, Bangladesh. Prof. Rashid’s broad research interest is ‘Aquatic Stress Ecology’. Stresses on the aquatic organisms, fish in particular, imposed by pollutants, toxicants and environmental alterations (climate change) are the main area of research interests of Dr Rashid. During recent years Dr Rashid has led research on ‘microplastic pollution in coastal-marine fish & bivalve species from the upper Bay of Bengal off Bangladesh coast’. Find out more about Prof. Rashid’s works, please visit http://harunurrashid.net/publications/.