Journal article

Biofouling leads to reduced shell growth and flesh weight in the cultured mussel Mytilus galloprovincialis

Michael Sievers, Isla Fitridge, Tim Dempster, Michael J Keough

Biofouling | TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD | Published : 2013


Awarded by Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC)

Funding Acknowledgements

The authors thank Lance Wiffen and staff at SeaBounty Mussels Pty Ltd for transport to the mussel farms and the supply of mussels and materials. They also thank staff at the Victorian Marine Science Consortium and the Collaborative Shellfish Research Facility and Hatchery (Department of Primary Industries, Queenscliff) for the use of their facilities. The project was funded by the Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC) (project no: 2012/202).