▪ BLUE and GREEN ‘s Summer School on Marine Sampling, 19-22 June 2017, Madeira, Portugal

At the end of June, Daniel Oves from MEDINA participated at the ​S​ummer ​S​chool on Marine Sampling organised by CIIMAR and CIIMAR-Madeira.

The participants, all members of the BLUEandGREEN project, had the opportunity to learn field sampling​ ​strategies in marine biotechnology.

The Summer School programme include​d​ both Lectures ​and Practical Lessons on: Madeira Marine Biodiversity, legal​ ​aspects of marine sampling​;​ ​biodiversity, ​techniques used for field-work, Sampling techniques, labelling and preservation: ​ Scientific Diving techniques.

The lessons were held at Funchal Natural History Museum, Naval Club of Funchal and Marine Biology Station of Funchal.

The project BLUEandGREEN has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 692419.

Photo: JF