Industry capacity

Unlocking additional capacity for aquaculture development through innovative, evidence-based approaches.

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    Developing DNA-based methodologies for seabed monitoring

    Development of a reliable, near real-time, alternative method of classifying seabed quality against water framework directive (WFD) standards to ensure compliance with regulation.

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    Increasing capacity for salmon farming in areas of high dispersion

    Better data on the benthic footprint of exposed sites; improved environmental monitoring and compliance; and increased production – both in terms of farming existing sites and developing new sites.

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    ExPAND: Expanding Environments, Physics and Accuracy in NewDEPOMOD

    Accurate and reliable predictive modelling of benthic impacts of salmon farming.

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    Novel Approach to Monitoring Aquaculture Impacts (NAMAqI)

    Improved monitoring techniques for the measurement of sulphides analysis.

Distant fish farm and boats

Aquaculture UK Awards 2019


The Fish Veterinary Society (FVS) Spring Scientific Meeting

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Guest blog: Things I wish I'd known after graduating


The Minister for Trade, Investment and Innovation visits SAIC