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Genetic fingerprinting of salmon louse (lepeophtheirus salmonis) populations in the north-east atlantic using a random forest classification approach
(Springer Nature, 2018-01-19)
Caligid sea lice represent a significant threat to salmonid aquaculture worldwide. Population genetic analyses have consistently shown minimal population genetic structure in North Atlantic Lepeophtheirus salmonis, frustrating ...
Diversity and occurrence of siphonophores in irish coastal waters
(Royal Irish Academy, 2016-01-01)
Siphonophores are at times amongst the most abundant invertebrate zooplankton predators in the oceans. Historically, siphonophores have been under-sampled and of the studies conducted there has been a bias towards oceanic ...
The life sentence and parole
(Oxford University Press (OUP), 2012-01-28)
Taking the life sentence as the new 'ultimate penalty' for many countries, this paper explores the factors associated with the release of life-sentence prisoners on parole. The Republic of Ireland is selected as a case ...
Children’s participation in school: a cross-sectional study of the relationship between school environments, participation and health and well-being outcomes
(Springer Nature, 2014-09-17)
Background: Schools are a key setting for health promotion and improvement activities and the psycho-social environment of the school is an important dimension for promoting the health and well-being of children. The ...
High level of treatment failure with commonly used anthelmintics on irish sheep farms
(Springer Nature, 2014-01-01)
Background: In 2013 a Technology Adoption Program for sheep farmers was established to encourage the implementation of best management practices on sheep farms in Ireland. There were 4,500 participants in this programme ...