The stickleback – chubby and chic, or lean and mean?

By |mars 26th, 2015|

Recently, MSc student Karine Kiragosyan of Bremen university joined the PlantFish group at Stockholm university for a 1-month visit. Karine’s work will focus on individual variation in the morphology of sticklebacks, and her results will tell us more about the relative importance of the environment for shaping individual morphology.

Individual organisms show a tremendous variation in […]

Continuous dialogue with stakeholders – can it help research?

By |mars 9th, 2015|

Dialogue with, and dissemination of results to, stakeholders is often done during the final stages of research projects. We instead believe that by having a continuous dialogue with stakeholders, that starts at the planning stage and continues after the project has ended, we can make better and more relevant research.

PlantFish was designed together with various […]

2014 – what a summer!

By |mars 8th, 2015|

In May and August 2014 the PlantFish team, aided by a small army of students and field assistant, conducted one of the largest and most comprehensive field surveys of shallow coastal bay ecosystems in the Baltic Sea.
The aim of the survey was to get a better understanding of what factors that regulate bottom vegetation and […]