EU network of mesocosms facilities for research on marine and freshwater ecosystems open for global collaboration.

Sweden

SITES AquaNet – Skogaryd Research Station

Open access to national and international researchers. Outdoor, freshwater, deployed in an adaptable jetfloat, placed in the lake Erssjön within Skogaryd research Catchment. PE-film enclosures or 20 hardshell PE enclosures (ø = 0.9 m, depth = 1.5 m, volume = 700 l)

SITES AquaNet – Asa Research Station

Outdoor, freshwater, deployed in an adaptable jetfloat, placed in the lake Feresjön, 2,5 km from the research station. PE-film enclosures or 20 hardshell PE enclosures (ø = 0.9 m, depth = 1.5 m, volume = 700 l). Open access to national and international researchers.

SITES AquaNet – Erken Laboratory

Open access to national and international researchers. Outdoor, freshwater, lake deployed in an adaptable jetfloat. PE-film enclosures or 20 hard-shell PE enclosures (ø = 0.9m, depth = 1.5m, volume = 700L). In addition, there is access to another set of 20 hard-shell PE enclosures (ø = 1m, depth = 2 m, volume = 1200L).

SITES AquaNet – Svartberget Research Station

Open access to national and international researchers. Outdoor, freshwater, deployed in an adaptable jetfloat, placed in lake Stortjärn, 2,5 km from the research station. PE-film enclosures or 20 hardshell PE enclosures (ø = 0.9 m, depth = 1.5 m, volume = 700 l)