Dáil Éireann - Volume 355 - 12 February, 1985

Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Fisheries Research Laboratories.

8. Mr. Allen asked the Minister for Fisheries and Forestry the number of marine biologists, freshwater biologists, marine technicians and freshwater technicians employed at the fisheries research laboratories at Abbotstown on 21 July 1981 and on 21 January 1985.

Mr. O'Toole: As the reply is in the form of a tabular statement I propose to circulate it in the Official Report.

Following is the statement:

Grade

Numbers Employed

21 July 1981

21 January 1985

Marine Biologist

Inspector

1

1

Asst. Inspector

8

7

Freshwater Biologist

Inspector

1

1

Asst. Inspector

5

5

Laboratory Technicians providing a service to both sea and freshwater biologists

Senior Laboratory Technician

1

1

Laboratory Technicians

13

14