This is a list of additional resources for the focus story Farming green-lipped mussels.
Mussel ecosystem services
Read about the services mussel beds provide – from habitats to water quality.
Watch this video of mussels filtering water, cleaning it as they go.
Read about the different types of plankton, including phytoplankton, in this article on the Science Learning Hub.
Watch this YouTube clip about the wide variety of organisms that use filter feeding to obtain food.
Learn more about how farming practices on land can affect coastal waters.
How non-parasitic crabs find home
Learn about the settlement cues of non-parasitic crabs in this resource on the Science Learning Hub.
Biocontrol in New Zealand
Explore a database of all biocontrol agents ever introduced to New Zealand.
Biocontrol in aquaculture
Read about an example of biocontrol in use in aquaculture.
- 27 June 2013
11 November 2015