Cawthron Institute is a private, independent, not-for-profit research centre which has been operating for more than 75 years. Their specialist fields are the aquaculture of shellfish and seaweeds, biosecurity issues, marine and freshwater science, and analytical chemistry and microbiology.
Their site has a new look, improved navigation, new search/browse page, as well as sections on:
News - updated regularly, links to other events & sites of interest
Laboratory Services - an overview of what we are currently offering.
Research - summaries of our latest research projects, links to status reports etc.
Contact details and staff profiles.
More on who we are, our history and values
Free downloads - .pdf versions of selected Cawthron reports in the public domain which have been in great demand, recent papers etc.
Gallery - images which we have enjoyed, especially many from our microscopic world
School Resources - at present covering two topics: harmful algal blooms and Cawthron's research on trout and freshwater ecology, soon to be expanded. Contains links to other relevant sites.
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