LEAFLET: ‘A Review of the Shellfish Research Undertaken at the Fisheries Laboratories in 1974’ by P R Walne and P C Wood. Includes reports on Welsh coast lobster population studies; tests of the damage caused to mussels being dropped [from varying heights]; continued reports re Pacific oyster spat as /17 and /18 above; details of experiments in the Menai Straits to assess the damage caused to oysters and mussel stocks when they are vulnerable to attack by crabs; experiments at Conwy on the tolerance of prawns to re-use of water and a list of scientific papers published by Burnham and Conwy staff in 1974.

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MAFF Shellfish Information Leaflet No. 34.