Mediterranean sampling at Calafuria - 24-25 March 2011

Sampling mission for WP1 at Calafuria. Erik Caroselli and Simone Branchini (Department of Evolutionary and Experimental Biology, University of Bologna) sampled corals and environmental parameters to be used in the various work packages.

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A nice sunny day at the beginning of the spring season. Mauro and Elisabetta (Deep Inside Diving Center).
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Simone and Erik.


The water is turbid but the sampling goes on very smoothly.
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Looking for specimens under a an overhang.


Erik collecting Balanophyllia europaea. The multiparametric probe for sampling environmental parameters.
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Safety stop.


Simone, Erik, Elisabetta, Mauro and Paolo at the dock of Quercianella.