Spaak Piet

Plankton dynamics of the Macun lakes

Project Number: CH-1997
Project Type: Research_Project
Project Duration: 01/01/2002 - 12/31/2002 project completed
Funding Source: EAWAG ,
Project Leader: PD Dr. Piet Spaak
group leader
Aquatische Ökologie (ECO)
Überlandstrasse 133
8600 Dübendorf
Phone: +41 (0) 58 765 56 17 ; +41 (0) 58 765 51 32
e-Mail: piet.spaak(at)

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Research Areas:

hydrology, limnology, glaciology
environmental sciences


The goal of this project is to develop guidelines for the long-term monitoring of plankton in the Macun lakes. Data collected will be used for the Macun long-term monitoring programme.
Sampling: Periodic samples of plankton from the different lakes, lake chemistry and temperature.

Spaak P, Engeler L, Winder M 2004: Überlebensstrategien der Wasserflöhe in Bergseen : Störfaktor Mensch. CRATSCHLA 2/2004: 21-22

Last update: 12/16/16
Source of data: ProClim- Research InfoSystem (1993-2020)
Update the data of project: CH-1997

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