Marine Benthic Biodiversity in China


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Ref: 6-023

Status: Completed

Round:
5
Funding Scheme:
Main Project
Project Leader:
Lead Organisation:
Project Partners:
Ocean University of Qingdao (OUQ), China
Start Date:
01-04-97
End Date:
30-11-99
Funding:
£99,000.00
Regions:
East Asia
Countries:
China
Project Summary:
To assess the effects of different human activities on biodiversity in Chinese coastal waters with a view to developing a management strategy for sustainable use in the area.
Project Outputs:
2 Darwin Fellows received PhD degrees, 31 university staff and students trained and Darwin library established at the Ocean University of Qingdao; research conducted on human impact on coastal habitats, and evaluation of techniques for rapid assessment of biodiversity; scientific publications and local publicity.


Documents:
Title: 06-023 FR - edited
Download: Final Report [pdf] 2010-11-18 13:03:28