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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 75 pages tagged with Department of Aquatic Resources:

New films prove that wild stingrays voluntarily make noise

Sharks, rays, and skates – elasmobranchs – are generally thought to be unable to intentionally make noise, but new research suggests that this is a misconception. Researchers from Sweden, Spain and

Aquatic foods are superfoods for people and for our planet

SLU Global, SLU Aqua and SLU Aquaculture hosted a successful webinar about sustainable production and harvesting of fish, invertebrates and algae captured or cultured in freshwater or marine

Webinar: Securing sustainable access to aquatic foods

Webinar: Securing sustainable access to aquatic foods aquaculture@slu.se Welcome to a webinar with focus on sustainable production and harvesting of “aquatic foods”, that is fish, invertebrates and

New tool for measuring cumulative impact

How do anthropogenic pressures affect the marine environment? This new web-based tool called WIO Symphony allows users to visualise the cumulative impact of various pressures on marine ecosystems,

Miljö-DNA kan användas för att räkna gäddorna i sjön

Researchers can now measure how much fish there is below the surface using only a water sample. In a study recently published in the journal Environmental DNA, Erik Karlsson and colleagues measured

Future Forests Excursion

Excursion with Future Forests teresia.borgman@slu.se The Future Forests platform invites you to a forest excursion to facilitate dialogue and exchange knowledge. We will highlight some of the

Soapbox Science Uppsala 2022

anna.lundmark@slu.se Soapbox Science aims to bring cutting edge science to the public, in an accessible, fun and unintimidating way, and to promote women scientist and the research they do. Topics

Philip Jacobson

philip.jacobson@slu.se My research focus on the importance of predator-prey interactions for individual performance and population dynamics of predatory fish and their ecological function in aquatic

Öppet fartyg

In the presence of H.R.H. Crown Princess Victoria, the Swedish research vessels R/V Svea, R/V Skagerak and S/V Ocean Surveyor will host an open day in Stockholm. All three vessels will anchor up

Seminar: Future water research at SLU – a seminar on perspectives from younger scholars

Seminar: Future water research at SLU – a seminar on perspectives from younger scholars lisa.beste@slu.se Are you interested in knowing more about the exciting water research going on at SLU and

de mörka sjöarnas klimathjälte

Life from microbes to vertebrates has evolved countless solutions to colonize practically every imaginable part of Earth. Among the less familiar evolutionary innovators is a sturdy fish, Eurasian

New projects on continuous cover forestry

New projects on continuous cover forestry teresia.borgman@slu.se The Future Forests platform invites researchers to a workshop on potential new research projects on continuous cover forestry. This

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