Discovering Plankton

Discovering Plankton - Full

Plankton are at the base of the food chain, which makes them extremely important in marine systems. In this activity we intend to collect, observe and identify under the microscope phytoplankton (microalgae) and zooplankton (fish and crustaceans larvae, and others) existing in the bay of Burgau beach. 1. Introduction to the theme (Art & Science Place Burgau) 2. Collection of Plankton with net in the bay of Burgau (boat) 3. Sample preparation and observation (Art & Science Place Burgau)

  • Type(s): Activities for children, Workshop with field trip
  • Theme(s): Environmental Education
  • Duration: 120 minutes
  • Target Audience: All audiences
  • Language: Portuguese, English
  • Recommendations:

    Shoes that can be easily wetted or taken off.

  • Registration: Activity with online registration
  • Nr of participants: Mín. 1 Max. 12 (minimum age 3 years old)
  • Partner:
  • Schedule: Sunday 2nd of October 2022 from 02:30 pm until 04:30 pm
  • Meeting point:
    Science Place Burgau

    Algarve Dolphin Lovers - Art & Science Place Burgau (37.073751, -8.774102)