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Environmental requirements for successful scallop cultivation (LINKSHL22) - FC1004

Summary Objectives:-
Through laboratory and field trials, identify important criteria for selecting sites for scallop cultivation, including temperature, salinity and food availability, undertake an economic appraisal of a commercial operation and prepare a cultivation guide.

Key Customer Purpose:-
Will contribute towards the strategic research needs that have been identified by the Scallop Steering group, to support the developing scallop aquaculture industry in the UK.
Project Documents
• Final Report : Environmental requirements for successful scallop cultivation   (128k)
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 1998

To: 2002

Cost: £374,405
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Fish Farming              
Fields of Study
Fish Health and Aquaculture