Effects of ocean acidification and global warming on Mediterranean marine organisms – in situ and laboratory experiment on selected calcifying taxa
2- 10 September 2015, Porto Venere (La Spezia, Italy)
The course aims to introduce students to the theme of global climate changes in the Mediterranean Sea and with particular emphasis to coralline algae, and bryozoans, biomineralizers from the Gulf of La Spezia. The course will held in the Regional Natural Park of Porto Venere (La Spezia, Italy) and it will be based on seminars and fieldwork activities. Students will be based on Palmaria Island for 10 days, where they will perform field work activities and attend seminars. Two-day visit at the ENEA Laboratory will be organized for showing to the students the experimental activities are conducted on taxa from the area under controlled conditions.
For information and registration:http://www.marinetraining.eu/content/effects-ocean-acidification-2015