Day 1 Fly to Tenerife, arrival on La Gomera
Day 2 Welcome, introduction and presentation of the schedule
Day 3 Whale watching research trip (4h)
Day 4 whale watching research trip (4h)
Day 5 Working meeting 1
Day 6 Whale watching research trip (4h)
Day 7 Working meeting 2
Day 8 Leisure time
Day 9 Whale watching research trip (4h)
Day 10 Whale watching research trip (4h)
Day 11 Working meeting 3
Day 12 Whale watching research trip (4h), Working Meeting 4
Day 13 Whale watching research day trip (8h)
Day 14 Meeting: summary, feedback
Day 15 Flight home
Working Meeting 1:
“Cetaceans off La Gomera – an Introduction” (Power Point presentation).
Behavioural research: sampling methods, behavioural states vs. behavioural events, ethograms, studying human-cetacean interactions, literature
Working Meeting 2:
“Whale Watching – Chances & Challenges” (Power Point presentation)
Research project M.E.E.R. La Gomera: boat-related behaviours, sighting categorisation, data bank structure, data handling, literature
Working Meeting 3:
Practical work: entering sighting data into the data base, working with sea charts, interpreting observations, etc. (varies)
Working Meeting 4:
Further work on the data, summarising discussion and interpretation of own observations, comparison with other studies, etc.
“Apartamentos Yasmina” are situated in La Palomera, between Borbalán und Vueltas, quiet and with a view on the gardens and the surroundings. Two Apartments withtwo bedrooms each are located on the first floor. All apartments are equipped with a dining area, two bedrooms, a kitchen and a bathroom. A small balconyoffers a good view. The large roof-deck, equipped with chairs and a table, can be used at every time. From here, you have a fantastic surrounding view.
A separated single/double apartment may be available at a special rate.