The event starts at 26-06-2016 and ends at 10-07-2016.
IP entitled "Summer School - Ecological state of the lake during restoration measures" will be held in Wagrowiec and in Poznań. The Durowskie Lake situated in Wagrowiec is restored with unique and complex method, to fulfilling the requirements of the WFD. One of the main aims of this IP will be study
by students these new restoration technics and their influence on ecological state of the lake.
New methods will be used, which are required by WFD for evaluation of the response of restored ecosystem to the human impact. Practical testing of these methods, both during field research and in the laboratories and later discussing of the obtained results will give students new experience, which can be used in their future professional acivity.
Other objective of IP will be the opportunity for students from three countries to discuss and compare many questions and problems important for young people on national and international level. The staff will have opportunity to get the new educational experience, which can be transferred and used in their Universities.
All students will be divided on 6 target groups, involved simultaneously in the field and laboratory research under the care of 9 specialists. Every group of students will be in turn engaged during the field and in lab activity in 6 topics, i.e. the macrophyte composition and the macrophyte-based index
of ecological state of the lake, the taxonomic composition, number and biomass of phytoplankton, the diatom index of periphyton, the composition and biomass of benthic macroinvertebrates, the composition and density of fish assemblages, physico-chemical variables of water quality and hydrological conditions
of river flowing to and out of the lake, lake management - approaches to improve stakeholder participation. Afterward, every group will be responsible for elaboration of the result of one topic and for presentation these results during final seminar, in a front of the Mayor of Wagrowiec and other representatives
of local authority and community.
More information: http://restlake.amu.edu.pl/.
Informację wprowadził/a: Joanna Zadarko