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Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

Fukushima Ocean Radionuclide Impact Study

To support the acquisition of data on the levels and dispersion of radionuclide present in the ocean off the Fukushima nuclear power plant (NPP). Funding will be used to measure radionuclides in the water column, to conduct a radioecological study of phytoplankton, zooplankton and key fish species and to obtain physical oceanographic data for use with models to predict dispersion and removal of contaminants over time.

Title: Fukushima Ocean Radionuclide Impact Study
Date Awarded: May 2011
Amount: $4,039,660
Term: 19 months
Grant ID: GBMF3007
Funding Area: Science, Special Projects in Science