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Marine biology field trip to the Mediterranean sea at Rovinj

Every year the field trip for marine biology of the Mediterranean sea takes place in Rovinj in Croatia. Under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Roland Melzer 16 students are introduced to all fundamental marine habitats.

There is much snorkeling and sample collection and suntan lotion is mandatory. The ship-based trips are an annual highlight. In small groups the students obtain proficiency in faunistic knowledge, taxonomy and in the art of fixating the various animals and plants.

The current appointments for preliminary talks and debriefing can be found in the News section.

Fundamental knowledge about marine biology is eligible. Therefore we recommend the lecture “Einführung in die Meeresbiologie” im Wintersemester.