FLOW and Benthic ECology 4D

The FLOWBEC project aims to improve the understanding of how the physical behaviour of the water such as currents, waves and turbulence at tide and wave energy sites influences the behaviour of marine wildlife, and how tide and wave energy devices might alter the behaviour of such wildlife.

PI: Paul Bell

Email: paul.bell@noc.ac.uk

Project Dates: 
October 2012 to August 2016

The project is jointly funded by NERC and DEFRA

Grant number NE/J004332/1


Funders and Partners

Project Partners:       European Marine Energy Centre      Marine Scotland Science       OpenHydro Ltd.

Data Management:    British Oceanographic Data Centre (Sean Gaffney)