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CHEMSPILL - ME1313

Description
Summary Objectives:
To provide a tool that combines an appropriate modelling platform regarding chemical spills in marine waters. Combining the best available hydrodynamic and windfield data with ecotoxicological information for the highest priority chemicals.

Key Customer Purpose:
To provide relevant information for UK waters and the prediction of biological impacts relevant to the UK marine environment and fisheries interests in the event of a chemical spill.
Project Documents
• Final Report : ME1313 Final Report: Implementing an enhanced approach to forecasting the impact of chemical spills at sea for the UK   (13384k)
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2009

To: 2010

Cost: £184,659
Contractor / Funded Organisations
CEFAS
Keywords
Chemicals              
Environmental Protection              
Modelling              
Oil              
Pollution              
Fields of Study
Environmental Protection - Marine