Environmental Sustainability


Dr Trevor Telfer heads an active research team working on environmental sustainability of aquaculture development in the EU, South-east and East Asia. In particular his interests include:

  • modelling impacts and interactions of aquaculture and the wider environment
  • functional ecotoxicology of aquaculture chemicals
  • mitigation of environmental impacts of aquaculture through effective development strategies

Trevor has been Principal Supervisor to 11 completed PhD students since 1998 and is currently supervising 7 PhD students. Trevor was a member of an Expert Working Group on Animal Feed Additives (FEEDAP), for the European Food Standards Administration and is presently a member of the Core Group (Environment) for the EU Aquaculture Technology and Innovation Platform.