Research and analysis

Population genetics and polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDE) analysis of English and Welsh otters

The research focuses on otter numbers and the genetic diversity of populations. It also investigates a possible new threat from organic pollutants, polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDE).

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Population genetics and PBDE analysis of English and Welsh otters

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This report presents techniques, data and conclusions that may facilitate and inform actions intended to conserve numbers mitigate decline of otters. It focuses on otter numbers and the genetic diversity of populations.

Published 1 September 2009