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Nuclear emergency planning and response - AE0126

Description
Non R&D Summary Objectives:- To set down and maintain effective plans for providing scientific support in the event of accidental radioactive contamination of the aquatic environment. Key Customer Purpose:- Ensure that MAFF is able to respond immediately and effectively to any emergency by providing advice and the necessary framework to monitor levels of radiation, and prevent contamination of food.
Objective
To set down and maintain effective plans for providing scientific support in the event of accidental radioactive contamination of the aquatic environment from a UK or overseas accident. To respond to such an accident with advice based on assessment and monitoring.
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 1993

To: 1996

Cost: £113,365
Contractor / Funded Organisations
CEFAS
Keywords
Environmental monitoring              
Environmental Protection              
Water quality monitoring              
Fields of Study
Environmental Protection - Marine