News from Umeå Marine Sciences Centre
Sonia Brugel is a guest researcher at the Department of ecology and environmental science. Once a week she runs an expedition to the Öre estuary, where she makes biological and hydrografic measurements. Her work is a part of the strategic research programme EcoChange.
UMSC is a research centre at Umeå University, organised under the Faculty of Science and Technology and situated in Norrbyn, 40 kilometres south of Umeå. UMSC supports marine research and education, performs environmental monitoring and analysis and spreads information about research and environmental status, with a particular focus on the Gulf of Bothnia. UMSC is also hosting the Umeå University Unit of the Swedish Institute for the Marine Environment. UMSC owns a smaller research vessel, a research boat and several smaller boats, and has a larger research vessel at it's disposal.
Photos: Andrea Gillgren
Umeå Marine Sciences Centre
SE-905 71 Hörnefors
Norrbyn, SE-905 71 Hörnefors
+46 90 786 79 74 (office)