Solutions

Diet analysis sandeel

Diet analysis sandeel

Sandeels form an important link between plankton and top predators such as large terns, seals and porpoises. In order to unravel the food web, BioMon partners Naturalis and BaseClear examine the stomach contents of sand eels from the North Sea ...

Fingerprinting of bacteria

Fingerprinting of bacteria

Commissioned by CML and KWR

BioMon partner KWR, in collaboration with various parties, is conducting research into the applicability of advanced DNA techniques in assessing the origin of water. This is important, for example, for surface and wastewater management because knowledge ...

Quagga mussel in space and time

Quagga mussel in space and time

Since 2004, the Quagga mussel (Dreissena burgensis) has been found in Dutch waters. This species originates from Eastern Europe and is known for its invasive character in places where it does not originate as in ...

Monitoring fish migration

Monitoring fish migration

Commissioned by KWR

In collaboration with a number of water boards and consultancy organizations, BioMon partners KWR and BaseClear have developed and applied eDNA techniques to gain insight into the distribution of fish populations and their possibilities in assessing ...