Freshwater Pearl Mussel


The KerryLIFE project is monitoring and researching the impacts of the project on freshwater pearl mussel habitats and populations through a number of monitoring actions:

D1 Mussel monitoring

D2 Biological monitoring of freshwater pearl mussel habitat

D3 Sediment and flow monitoring

D4 Water chemistry

D5 Vegetation monitoring

D6 Monitoring the implementation of farm and forest management plans

D7 Evaluation of the cost-effectiveness of project actions and socio-economic impacts of project

D8 Evaluation of the impacts of project actions on ecosystem functions