Population genetics of wild and cultivated oysters in Hong Kong
Emeritus Professor Morton, Brian Sydney (Principal investigator)
Dr Lam Katherine King Yiu (Co-Investigator)
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
General Research Fund (GRF)
To investigate genetic factors related to individual growth rate in cultivated oysters; to investigate genetic consequence of uncontrolled exploitation in local wild oyster populations; to provide suggestions for the recovery of Hong Kong's oyster fishery industry and a framework for conservation management of local, wild, oyster resources.