Dolphins in the Harbour

This past Wednesday, 25th November, our team was treated to a very rare delight: two dolphins swam to Kalmar Harbour! Says Carina Bunse of the sighting: “Basically, it was like a small EEMiS excursion to the outside and the end of the peer. Many marine biologists took the chance to take a glimpse. Two dolphins … Continue reading Dolphins in the Harbour

BLUEPRINT: Finding Environmental Indicators within the Baltic Sea

At our October 26th gathering, Christofer Karlsson gave us an introduction to his PhD work, centered within the BLUEPRINT project. The aim of BLUPRINT (Biological lenses using gene prints) is to develop and establish good indicators for the environmental status in the Baltic Sea, using biodiversity and genetic functional profiles of microbes in seawater samples. … Continue reading BLUEPRINT: Finding Environmental Indicators within the Baltic Sea