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Assessment and advice on non-indigenous freshwater species - SF0302

Description
Non R&D Summary Objectives:- Evaluate the potential for and possible biological and economic impact of introducing non-indigenous species of salmonids and freshwater fish. Key customer purpose:- Enable MAFF to fulfil its statutory responsibilities under the Wildlife and Countryside Act to licence non-indigenous species.
Objective
To evaluate the potential for, and possible biological and economic impact of, introducing non-indigenous species of salmonids and freshwater fish, and to advise and represent government as required.
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 1990

To: 1997

Cost: £44,389
Contractor / Funded Organisations
CEFAS
Keywords
Fisheries              
Freshwater Fish Stocks              
Stock Conservation              
Fields of Study
Freshwater Fisheries