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Chalk stream salmon of southern England are genetically unique

New research suggests that Atlantic salmon inhabiting the chalk streams of southern England are genetically distinct from salmon elsewhere in Europe.


SALSEA genetic database of Atlantic salmon released

Gilbey et al. (in press) A microsatellite baseline for genetic stock identification of European Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.). ICES Journal of Marine Science

Female sea trout drive chalk stream juvenile numbers

Exploring sea trout movements along the English coast

Tune into the BBC news on-line to hear Dr Andy King talk about his genetic analysis of sea trout as part of the AARC project.

In this short overview, Andy elucidates the objectives and methodology used in the Atlantic Aquatic Resorce Conservation (AARC) project to explore the marine movements of sea trout in waters off the south coast of England. 


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