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Mussel Reintroductions Research Officer

£32,500 - £35,000pa

Fantastic opportunity to join the Pearl Mussel team at their unique Ark facility on the shore of Windermere at Mitchell Wyke.
The FBA is seeking a Mussel Reintroductions Research Officer to carry out the vital work of developing and delivering a programme of research into improving encystment technique, reintroduction technique for a variety of age / size juvenile mussels, captive-reared at the FBA and monitoring their survival.

For more information on the Ark please click here 
For more information on the Restoring Freshwater Mussel Rivers in England please click here
For more information on the opportunity and application process please click here 

Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting of the Freshwater Biological Association has been called for Wednesday, 17 October 2018, at 12.30 hrs, at FBA Windermere, The Ferry Landing, Far Sawrey, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 0LP. Members are invited to attend and the business of the meeting will include the receipt and adoption of the Annual Report and Accounts. The Annual Report and Accounts will be available from 1 October here.

Members will receive the invitation and notice of meeting directly.

Restoring Freshwater Mussel Rivers in England

Symposium – Restoring Freshwater Mussel Rivers in England
Dates: 3 – 5 October 2018
Location: Lancaster Conference Centre, Lancaster University, LA1 4YW
Programme: Please follow [this link] to download the symposium programme.
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