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Bjarne Kvæstad

Master of Science

Bjarne Kvæstad

Master of Science

Bjarne Kvæstad
Phone: 984 60 141
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Office: Trondheim

Publications and responsibilities

Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=1845965

Several anthropogenic activities, such as dredging for marine navigation maintenance, subsea construction including the construction of offshore windfarms, urban development, and subsea and land-based mining activities can increase suspended particle loads in the pelagic environment. In Norway...

Authors Julia Farkas Trond Nordtug Linn Hjelmeland Svendheim Elettra Amico Emlyn John Davies Tomasz Maciej Ciesielski Bjarne Kvæstad Pål Asgeir Olsvik Torstein Kristensen Bjørn Henrik Hansen
Year 2020
Type Academic lecture
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=1845880

Low concentrations of organic pollutants cause deleterious effects on early life stages of marine fish. Short-term embryonic exposure causes a range of effects like pericardial oedema, jaw and craniofacial deformations, yolk sac oedema, lack of pigmentation, small eyes and spinal curvatures. Such...