Category Archives: Biology

Freshwater Ecology 4/4

More pictures of this day can be seen on my Flickr page.  Thursday: Wieden   Yesterday’s programme announcement was a success: we had another plan for today. It told us we were going to be in boats again most of the day, except this time we would have to punt! Some students sighed, but I […]

Freshwater Ecology 3/4

More pictures of this day can be seen on my Flickr page.  Wednesday: Weerribben   Today we started off with a programme! Our teachers had written it on a white board after breakfast. It announced the boat trip and the assignments we were going to do. Yay, boats! The programme also advised not to get […]

Freshwater Ecology 2/4

More pictures of this day can be seen on my Flickr page.  Tuesday: Vegetation   It was the Sun, through our big window, that woke me up quite a bit earlier than planned. With the rooms being smaller than last time we took a trip like this, we didn’t sleep in the same one as […]

Freshwater Ecology 1/4

More pictures of this day can be seen on my Flickr page.  Monday: Orientation  “On Monday we will meet in Giethoorn. This is reasonably doable by public transport. Then we will travel on to Ossenzijl. This is not reasonably doable by public transport.” Reads the letter from the university I’m doing my last biology course […]

Fossil Hunting

I’m not talking about a new Zooniverse project. We actually went on a search for (pre)dinosaur fossils last month! That’s what I’m doing here: My boyfriend Steven and one of his best friends, Roel, went to this quarry in Winterswijk before. You have to sign in with the Nederlandse Geologische Vereniging and you have to […]