Primary and Secondary Production in Kelp Ecosystems

Project: Research

Description

This project aims to evaluates primary and secondary production in kelp forest ecosystems as a function of (wave) exposure. The project is conducted along the western Norwegian coast (in Møre Romsdal) in cooperation with Norwegian and German colleagues. RUC's task is to quantify primary production of Kelp, Laminaria hyperborea and associated epiphytes.   
StatusFinished
Effective start/end date01/06/200401/06/2007

Funding

  • Norsk Forskningsråd
  • Carlsbergfondet: €13.00