Jacob Bestwick


Jacob joined the Aquatic Ecotoxicology team at Cambridge Environmental Assessments at the beginning of 2022, he holds a BSc (Hons) in Marine and Freshwater Biology and an MRes in Bioscience both from Aberystwyth University. As study staff in the ecotoxicology team, Jacob performs higher tier studies involving outdoor mesocosms and indoor exposure studies of target species. Alongside this, he cultures and maintains the macroinvertebrates, freshwater algae and zooplankton species. Additionally, Jacob is involved in statistically analysing ecotoxicology data including the calculation of ECx values (Effective Concentrations).