The Pacific oyster is a popular aquaculture species, and I'm monitoring its distribution in Southampton and Poole.
I am a research student at the University of Southampton studying for a PhD within the Ocean and Earth Sciences department. I am researching the distribution of Pacific oysters in Poole Harbour a species that is commercially farmed throughout Europe and has significant export value to the UK.
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