Are the number of people canoeing in Irish rivers contributing to the spread of Aphanomyces astaci in the water.

Project title: Are the number of people canoeing in Irish rivers contributing to the spread of Aphanomyces astaci in the water.
Overview:

We wish to investigate if people canoeing in rivers attracts more Astacoidea and contributes to the vast spread of Aphanomyces astaci in the Irish waters.