Developing DNA-based methodologies for seabed monitoring

Project summary

Project life: 18 months

Anticipated benefits

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

30%

Industry Contribution

56%

SAIC Contribution

14%

Academia Contribution

Partners

  • Mowi Scotland
  • SEPA
  • SAMS and the Rivers and Lochs Institute – both part of the University of the Highlands and Islands