Science activity
Science activity #49798, updated 29 April 2022

Effects of copper exposure on the olfactory response of Delta smelt [Hypomesus transpacificus]: Investigating linkages between morphological and behavioral anti-predator response

Description / purpose

This study aims to address the question of how contaminants— specifically copper—can affect the ability of Delta smelt to detect specific odorants and conduct essential behaviors.

Linked science activities

None specified

Activity status

  • Awarded / Initiating (2018)
  • In progress / Ongoing (2018 - 2020)
  • Complete

Funding summary

Total allocated funding: $129,712

Label Value
Contract # or labor code 5298
Implementing organization University of California - Davis [UC Davis]
Funding organization Delta Stewardship Council
Funding Source Delta Stewardship Council - General Fund
Date of award 2018-02-01
Date of fiscal year-end Not provided
Total award amount $129,712
State type of obligation Not provided
Federal type of obligation Not provided
Reimbursability Not provided
Procurement mechanism Contracted competitive or direct award


Delta regions

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