Project: Ecological impacts of Zebra Mussels in NI waterways

Part of: Freshwater ecosystems management

Project: Ecological impacts of Zebra Mussels in Northern Ireland waterways

Project Leaders

Dr Robert Rosell and Dr Walter Crozier

Project Objectives

Using existing DARD work on water quality, plankton and fish, determine the wider scale ecological impacts of the Zebra Mussel invasion of Lough Erne.

Act as an advice clearinghouse and respond to the needs of all Northern Ireland Government policy departments for advice on impact and potential impacts as requested.