The goal of this course is to elaborate the main phenomena in the Baltic Sea, with five central objectives: 1. Phytoplankton: systematics and morphology, ecology, seasonal dynamics 2. Zooplankton: systematics and morphology, ecology, seasonal dynamics 3. Benthos: flora/fauna (systematics and morphology, ecology) and interconnected nutrient fluxes 4. Monitoring programs of the Baltic Sea and availability of free data 5. Fish: Baltic fish, Eco-Sounder.

Kurstyp: PhD course, 4-6 ECTS
Kursledning/kursansvarig: Alfred Burian, Maria Sandberg, Isabell Klawonn, Department of Ecology, Environment and Plant Sciences