Miss Carolyn Sonter

Honours, School of Environmental & Rural Science

Carolyn Sonter

Research Topic

Perfluorooctane sulfonate effects on the colony dynamics of the European honey bee (Apis mellifera)


Carolyn is investigating the impact of PFOS on biological and behavioural metrics of the European honey bee. Her study is the first of its kind and involved keeping caged honey bees in the UNE glasshouse complex for a series of PFOS exposures.