[Cite as http://purl.org/au-research/grants/arc/DP130102725]
Researchers Prof Gustaaf Hallegraeff; A/Prof Anthony Richardson
Brief description Determination of the role of fungal pathogens in marine disease outbreaks, and their linkages to climate-driven dust and flood events, have important applications for coastal fisheries and the Great Barrier Reef. This project will develop molecular tools and plankton recorder protocols to detect fungal outbreaks and assess ecosystem resilience.
Funding Amount $268,000
Funding Scheme Discovery Projects