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CIRCE Internship Summary

Posted on July 31, 2014 at 6:40 AM Comments comments (0)

Another volunteering experience completed and another wonderful month working with brilliant people and animals. I spent one month in July 2013 as a research assistant with CIRCE (conservation, information and research on cetaceans) in the Strait of Gibraltar. During my stay I participated in all on-board and land-based activities. For example, I helped at sea with photo-ID of various species of cetaceans, taking loads of photos which they will use in research and analyses. I h...

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Internship with CIRCE

Posted on March 6, 2013 at 9:05 AM Comments comments (0)

The other day I got an e-mail saying that my payment had been received and that my trip is booked, so I thought it is time to introduce it to my blog!

On the 8th July I am going to Spain and being a researcher assistant for studying cetaceans around the Strait of Gibraltar, until the 2nd of August. I am very excited to be doing scientific research along with scientists, and other assistants, instead of just volunteering to whale watc...

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