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Department of Aquatic Resources

The research of the Department of Aquatic Resources focuses on fish and shellfish in the seas, lakes and rivers. We monitor the aquatic environment, developing the methods and know-how for sustainable use of aquatic resources.

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Interested in the Baltic Sea? Discover all about it at the Baltic Sea Science Center (BSSC) located at Skansen, Stockholm, or join our digital events. SLU proudly contributes to the content of the

Aquatic foods are superfoods for people and for our planet

SLU Global, SLU Aqua and SLU Aquaculture hosted a successful webinar about sustainable production and harvesting of fish, invertebrates and algae captured or cultured in freshwater or marine


Contact details of directors and major functions at the the Department of Aquatic Resources (SLU Aqua) and addressess for the department and divisions. The Departmentof Aquatic Resources (SLU Aqua)


We link variation in body size and community composition to ecological and evolutionary dynamics in changing environments. In our research we combine dynamic models, experiments and analysis of


The Department of Aquatic Resources (SLU Aqua) publishes the results from research and environmental analysis as scientific articles, theses, reports and fact sheets. The page is automatically


The SLU´s Department of Aquatic Resources collects, evaluates, stores and makes available data on fish and fishing. The information forms the basis for our scientific advice, but is also used as

Sustainable fishery

We want future generations to be able to fish for sustainable stocks of seafood. We develop methods, models and tools for evaluating the effects of various management measures. We develop selective


The knowledge we at SLU Aqua develop about the ecosystems in our waters can be used directly in the management of seas, lakes and watercourses. Therefore, our research is also intertwined with our

Biodiversity and conservation

A rich biodiversity increases an ecosystem's ability to cope with change and is absolutely central if our oceans, lakes and watercourses are to be able to deliver their ecosystem services. SLU Aqua


Our mission at the Department of Aquatic Resources is to increase knowledge and understanding of the Swedish marine, lake and river ecosystems. We want to enable future generations to benefit from


We offer education and courses for those who are interested in fish, fishery, marine biology, limnology (freshwater biology) and aquatic ecology. We provide several courses within SLU’s basic

About us

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