Population genetics of wild and cultivated oysters in Hong Kong


Grant Data
Project Title
Population genetics of wild and cultivated oysters in Hong Kong
Principal Investigator
Emeritus Professor Morton, Brian Sydney   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Lam Katherine King Yiu   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
44
Start Date
1999-09-13
Completion Date
2003-05-12
Amount
1323840
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
HKU 7078/99M
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
1999/2000
Status
Completed
Objectives
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.