Mission Microbiomes
Belém, Brazil September 2021

The tara schooner will be in Belém from 19th to 23rd of September 2021, with an exciting programme of activities.

SUNDAY 19/09 to THURSDAY 23/09

Exhibition "Plastique en mer les solutions sont à Terre" (Plastics at sea, solutions are on land) at the Estaçao Das Docas.

Exhibition Plastic at sea, the solutions are on land

SUNDAY 19/09/2021

Meeting the tara team and visit of the schooner. Visits open to the public to discover the invisible people of the ocean: the marine microbiome!

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MONDAY 20/09/2021

10:00 - 11:00 : AtlantECO press conference

11:00 - 17:00 : School visits on board 

19:00 - 21:00 : Screening of the "Planète Ocean" film, with participation of Andrea Freire and Helena Carvalho, scientists on board of tara. 

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TUESDAY 21/09/2021

10:00 - 16:00 : School visits

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WEDNESDAY 22/09/2021

10:00 - 17:00 : workshops on technology for imaging with Ocean Lab, the planktoscope and curiosity microscope.

17:00 - 19:00 : Scientific conference on the Atlantic Ocean and the challenges linked to gaining a better understanding of climate change and pollution due to human activity so that we can better manage and preserve marine ecosystems of the south Atlantic. Get in touch with the organisers.

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