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Science Exchange 2015

The Science Exchange (SX) will return to Twin Waters on the Sunshine Coast from 11-14 August 2015. Make sure the date is in your diary!

More information will be made available in the near future, so keep an eye on The Bud and PBCRC's website.



Asian green mussel less likely to muscle in

A new Plant Biosecurity CRC report has concluded that Australia may be at less risk of an Asian green mussel invasion than previously thought.

Asian green mussel, Perna viridis, has been high on the list of potential marine biosecurity hazards due to its track record of successful invasions in several regions around the world, most recently in Florida, Jamaica and Venezuela.

Read more in a PBCRC media release.


Asian green mussel - Image courtesy of the U.S. Geological Survey

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