Freshwater Phytoplankton ID July 2024
Monday 8 July 2024, 1:00pm - Friday 12 July 2024, 12:00pm
at UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology, Crowmarsh Gifford Wallingford
Freshwater phytoplankton identification
Wallingford 8-12 July 2024
This four-day course over 5 days will cover the following activities:
Day 1 Introduction to freshwater phytoplankton groups, theoretical concepts about photosynthetic pigments and analytical methods
Day 2 Exploration of phytoplankton groups and analytical methods from UKCEH pond samples
Day 3 Field trip to a lake, sampling and microscopy
Day 4 Field trip to the River Thames, sampling and microscopy
Day 5 Comparative analysis of the phytoplankton communities of pond, lake and river habitats.
You will spend the majority of the time in the lab, looking through the microscope and identifying freshwater phytoplankton.
The partner CDT/ DTP rate is only available for students registered with the following CDT/DTP: STARS, FRESH, QMEE, QUADRAT, GW4+, ARIES, IAPETUS, CENTA2, ACCE, ENVISION, SSCP, E4, SCENARIO, EcoRisk, GALLANT - otherwise please use the student rate!
Full course description https://www.ceh.ac.uk/training/freshwater-phytoplankton-identification
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