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Department of Aquatic Resources

The research of the Department of Aquatic Resources focuses on fish and shellfish in the seas, lakes and rivers. We monitor the aquatic environment, developing the methods and know-how for sustainable use of aquatic resources.


There are 128 pages tagged with Department of Aquatic Resources:

Farming of wild-caught fish

Lunch webinar: Farming of wild-caught fish aquaculture@slu.se During this seminar SLU researchers Albin Gräns and Örjan Östman will tell us about the outcome and future plans of their aquaculture

Vättern - förebild för framtidens fiskförvaltning

Ecosystem-based fisheries managements accounts for whole ecosystems and for those who affect and are affected by the ecosystems. Safeguarding viable ecosystems and fish stocks is seen as crucial in

Fourth evaluation of the status of the eel stock in Swedish waters

The Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences now publishes its 4th evaluation of the Swedish eel status. While the 30-year downward trend has halted since 2011, the report advises to revise and

Från datainsamling till råd - SLU bidrar till globalt hållbart fiske

Oceanic resources, in particular fisheries, are among the most important renewable resources around the globe. As population density and economic activity in the coastal zone are expected to increase

aquatic plants help each other endure stress

In coastal ecosystems, eutrophication and declines of large predatory fish have negative effects on large aquatic plants by increasing the amount of filamentous algae. Now, new results from an

Daisuke Goto

Fish population ecology, food web ecology, and fisheries management My principal scientific interest and experience focus on understanding fisheries sustainability in an ecosystem context as part of

Anders Kagervall

I am working with research and environmental monitoring in the diadromous group at Institute of Freshwater Research, Drottningholm. I’m working primarily with scientific questions and environmental

Tom Staveley

I'm a researcher in aquatic ecology working within the environmental analysis och anadromous fish groups at the Institute of Freshwater Research, Department of Aquatic Resources (SLU Aqua). I have

Kräftor kräva nya kunskaper

Kräfttiden är här. Även om kräftor numera får ätas året runt håller många på traditionen med kräftpremiär i augusti, för att längtan och säsongsätande gör mat så mycket godare. Något att inspireras

World Food Prize 2021

Congratulations to Dr. Shakuntala Haraksingh Thilsted who will receive the 2021 World Food Prize for her improvement of aquatic food systems for enhanced nutrition and resilient ecosystems. Dr.

Senior environmental assessment specialists - lectures

Lectures by SLU´s senior environmental assessment specialists fomaredaktion@slu.se In the autumn of 2020, SLU´s vice-chancellor appointed our first senior environmental assessment specialists. On

Diss Yvette Heimbrand

Losing track of time: causes and solutions for the problematic determination of Baltic cod age charlotta.eriksson@slu.se Yvette Heimbrand defends her thesis " Losing track of time: causes and

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