Irena Werner

Irena Werner

Oct 26, 2015

Group 6 Copy 49
0
    Please wait...

    About This Project

    Human development of New York and other large cities has led to disrupted urban ecology, including the decimation of once widespread native oysters. Oyster restoration is important for defending against storms, keeping the water clean, and sustaining fisheries and ecosystems. Our study will monitor oyster restoration at Soundview Park, Bronx, using both traditional surveys and cutting edge environmental DNA (eDNA) techniques.

    Blast off!

    Browse Other Projects on Experiment

    Related Projects

    Preserved pumpkin as a scientific time capsule? Fungal and chemical analysis of pumpkin preserve from 1920

    In early September of 1920, at a local fair in Flandreau SD, a jar of preserved pumpkin was awarded the...

    CRISPR Capsules: Packaging Cas9 with bacterial outer membrane vesicles

    NU iGEM is creating a delivery system for an innovative antibiotic method centered around CRISPR, a powerful...

    T Cell Vaccines as an Immunotherapy for Type 1 Diabetes

    Type 1 Diabetes develops when CD4+ T cells aren't taught to differentiate between self-antigens and foreign...

    Backer Badge Funded