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Impact of chronic microbial pollution on shellfish - WT0923

Description
To obtain better understanding of the response of shellfish (flesh) to water quality is seen as an important step towards achieving the desired improvements. Although acute exposure to highly polluting conditions remains important, the majority of shellfish are typically exposed to chronic microbial pollution, little is known about the response of shellfish under these conditions
Objective
The objective of the project is to obtain better understanding of the response of shellfish (flesh) to water quality.

This is seen as an important step towards achieving the desired improvements.

Although acute exposure to highly polluting conditions remains important, the majority of shellfish are typically exposed to chronic microbial pollution, little is known about the response of shellfish under these conditions
Project Documents
• FRP - Final Report : Final Report WT0923 Impact of Chronic Microbial Pollution on Shellfish 2013   (1616k)
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2010

To: 2012

Cost: £159,125
Contractor / Funded Organisations
CREH Analytical Ltd, CEFAS
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