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FEMP-RODAMINA: Transition zones in bivalve mollusc aquaculture

Starting date: 01/10/2019 End date: 30/09/2021
Programme: Marine and Continental Waters

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The purpose of the proposal is the definition of the transition zone affected by irrigation water discharge in the Fangar Bay using a dye recommended by EPA (United States Environmental Protection Agency) and WHO (World Health Organization) in these types of studies In this way, the necessary knowledge will be available to define the area that should be excluded from the production area classified as CAT1-05-Badia del Fangar. In addition, it will be used to have in Catalonia the methodology for defining zones of transition (“buffer zones”) in the areas of production of molluscs classified.