Journal article

Consumption of aquaculture waste affects the fatty acid metabolism of a benthic invertebrate

Camille A White, Raymond J Bannister, Symon A Dworjanyn, Vivian Husa, Peter D Nichols, Tina Kutti, Tim Dempster

The Science of The Total Environment | ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV | Published : 2017

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by Norwegian Research Council

Funding Acknowledgements

This work was supported by the Norwegian Research Council (Project no. 228871). The authors thank K.A. Kvestad, B. Haugland Taraldset, S. Woodcock, N. Keeley and the technical staff at the Institute of Marine Research (IMR), Matre for assistance throughout the experiment. O. Strand, T. Strohmeier, F. Oppedal and the crew of the Hans Brattstrom (IMR) assisted in collecting urchins for laboratory and field surveys, S.A. Olsen (IMR) produced the map and M. Seivers (Uni Melb) the graphical abstract. We thank the invaluable expertise of M.P. Mansour (CSIRO) for aid in mass spectrometry techniques for identifying NMI fatty acids.