Faculty receives grant for mussel research
Dr. Chris Barnhart, biology professor, received a renewal grant of $15,715 from the Missouri Department of Conservation for his “Assessment of Mussel Communities.”
The project was developed to provide a quantitative analysis of mussel communities and their habitats in the lower Pom de Terre and Sac rivers.
For more information, contact Barnhart at (417) 836-5166.
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