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Funded PhD in Freshwater Ecosystems

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Sediment flux and provenance in agricultural catchments:Sustainable land use management for the conservation of the Freshwater Pearl Mussel Ref 2015008 Background The Freshwater Pearl Mussel Margaritifera margaritifera (FPM) is a long-lived invertebrate that is found in fine gravel in clean, well-oxygenated, unpolluted freshwater. The species has undergone a dramatic decline over the 20th century. Ireland is now considered a s...

Immigration Controls, Welfare Regulations & Inequality

Visiting Research Seminar - Dr Tom Vickers, University of Northumbria Wednesday 25th February, 1pm – 2pm: Tower G5 Immigration Controls, Welfare Regulations & Inequality: Developing a conceptual model Dr Vickers paper develops a conceptual model to examine the relationship between international migration, UK immigration controls and regulations, and the structure of the working class in Britain. With a focu...