Studies of Alligator and Fish Exposure
SAFEwater-NC is a research study evaluating the exposures and health effects of chemical contaminants on Alligators and Fish in North Carolina waters.
SAFEwater-NC is being led by the lab of Scott Belcher at NC State University and is primarily focused on understanding the toxicity and harm resulting from exposures to poly and perfluoroalkyl alkyl substances (often referred to as PFAS).
Belcher Lab Research Funds
Funds will be utilized to directly fund the laboratory’s research efforts and help support student-driven research. This may include items such as laboratory research reagents, supplies and materials, or funding transportation of student researchers to field sites or scientific meetings. Will you help? Donate Now!