About the Department of Aquatic Resources
The Department of Aquatic Resources (SLU Aqua) study the dynamics of aquatic ecosystems and how they are affected by environment and human activity. We monitor and assess seas, coastal waters, lakes and watercourses, conduct research with a focus on fish and shellfish and support society with expert advice. Our knowledge contributes to a more sustainable use and management of our aquatic resources. The department is SLU's largest and has more than 190 employees at three main locations: Lysekil, Öregrund and Stockholm.