Marine Biological Field Course
STARESO Station, Calvi, Corsica

Universiy of Innsbruck  CAU Kiel: Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel

Thünen  Stareso – Station de Recherches Sous-Marines & Océanographiques


STARESO Marine Field Course – to bring along


  • Sun protection (sun cream, cap, ...)
  • Solid shoes for light tracks
  • Lab shoes (sandals, flip flops)
  • Towel(s)
  • Snorkeling gear (mask, snorkel, flippers)
  • Dissection Tools (Scissors, Blades, Forceps, Needles, … for small fish and sea urchin embryos!!!)
  • Pencils, writing pad, paper
  • Health insurance certificate (if applicable)
  • Medical certificate (as diving permit, not older than 6 months)
  • Diving license (if applicable)
  • Insect repellent
  • After Bite (insect and jelly fish protection!!!)
  • Cash (for drinks only)


  • Neoprene shorty (surfing wetsuit)
  • Neoprene boots
  • Torch light
  • Dive light
  • Ping-pong paddle (and balls!)
  • Oropax
  • Literature: Mediterranean identification keys (if available)
  • Laptop

Contact Numbers in Case of Emergency during your Travel:

STARESO: +33 686223261
Bert Hobmayer: +43 69919007908
Reinhold Hanel: +49 17624311151

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