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Theme: Ecological Impacts

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PN0925(1): Assessing the indirect effects of pesticides on birds
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1999 To 2004, Cost £586,917
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Central Science Laboratory
Field of Study:   Pesticide Safety
Keywords:  
Birds, Environmental Protection, Nature conservation, Pesticides, Wildlife conservation
 
 
PN0934: The role of OP insecticides in long-term declines of collembola and the importance of buffer zones for recovery
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2000 To 2002, Cost £112,234
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   University - Southampton
Field of Study:   Pesticide Safety
Keywords:  
Environmental Effects, Pest and Weed Control, Pesticide use, Plants and Animals
 
 
PN0936: The effects of endocrine disrupters on honeybee populations
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2001 To 2004, Cost £86,148
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Central Science Laboratory
Field of Study:   Pesticide Safety
Keywords:  
Environmental Effects, Pest and Weed Control, Pesticide use, Plants and Animals
 
 
PN0939: The role of unsprayed crop headlands for the protection of non target arthropods within arable fields
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2002 To 2002, Cost £31,186
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   University - Southampton
Field of Study:   Pesticide Safety
Keywords:  
Environmental Effects, Pest and Weed Control, Pesticide use, Plants and Animals
 
 
PN0943: A search for evidence of endocrine disruption of reproduction in top predator fish (pilot project) (taken over by CB01011)
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2001 To 2003, Cost £110,148
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Department of Environment, Transport & Regions
Field of Study:   Pesticide Safety
Keywords:  
Environmental Effects, Pest and Weed Control, Pesticide use, Plants and Animals
 
 
PS2403: Development of a scheme for the assessment of risks to wider biodiversity arising from the use of pesticides
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2003 To 2004, Cost £60,136
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Central Science Laboratory
Field of Study:   Pesticide Safety
Keywords:  
Birds, Crop Pests, Crops, Farming, Arable Farming
 
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