The mesocosm experiment started!

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First sampling day of the mesocosm experiment.

by Nafsika P. & Vicky K.

9 mesocosms consisting of 3 conditions and 3 replicates per condition.

In each bag water samples were taken from two different water column depths and afterwards sediment cores were taken from the bottom of  each mesocosm bag. 

Last preparations for the Mesocosms experiment_part 1

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The HYPOXIA mesocosm experiment will start next week. So these days the team has to make the final preparations in order everything everything to be ready for the filling of the mesocosms next Monday.

Today we cleaned the tanks that will be used to carry the sea water to the mesocosm facility. This procedure inlcudes initial acid-wash of every tank followed by washing with distilled water.

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