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Data set name

Hatchery culture of bivalve larvae, Conwy hatchery, North Wales coast (1975-)

Data holding centreCentre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science, Lowestoft Laboratory
CountryUnited Kingdom  United Kingdom
Time periodFrom 1975 onwards
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Conwy hatchery, North Wales coast

Observations 
Parameters

Zooplankton and zoobenthos morphological parameters; Zooplankton feeding; Zooplankton growth rates; Zooplankton egg hatch proportion; Zooplankton ash-free dry weight biomass per unit volume of the water column; Zooplankton taxonomy-related abundance per unit volume of the water column; Zoobenthos taxonomic abundance; Zooplankton non taxonomy-related abundance per unit volume of the water column; Zooplankton and zoobenthos development stage parameters

Instruments

Plankton nets

Description 
Summary

Data on growth, survival, food consumption and percentage set of a range of bivalve species (e.g. Ostrea edulis, Crassostrea gigas, Tapes philippinarum, Pecten maximus etc.) under hatchery culture conditions have been collected.

OriginatorsCentre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science, Lowestoft Laboratory
Data web sitehttp://www.cefas.co.uk/
Availability 
OrganisationCentre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science, Lowestoft Laboratory
AvailabilityLicence
ContactContracts Office, CEFAS, Lowestoft
Address

Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science, Lowestoft Laboratory
Pakefield Road
Lowestoft
Suffolk
NR33 OHT
United Kingdom

Telephone+44 1621 562244
Facsimile+44 (0)1502 513865
Administration 
Collating centreBritish Oceanographic Data Centre
Local identifier1029005
Global identifier391
Last revised2009-05-22