Preparing for the Workshop
What to Expect
Participants will plate soil samples, analyze, and extract compounds.
Items to Bring
- Soil Sample - Important! For this workshop please bring a soil sample (one spoon is fine, from 1-2 inches depth of soil, sediment, or sand and place in zip bag, do not touch ) if you can - record the location with coordinates or description.
- Drink / Snack: Please bring your own refillable water bottle and a snack for breaktime.
- Clothing: Please wear closed toe shoes and comfortable clothing. The day will be a combination of sitting and standing, all activities will take place indoors. Individual lab rooms may be cool or warm, layering with a jacket or sweater is recommended.
- Protective Layering: We will provide everyone with a lab coat, gloves, and goggles while working in the Chemistry lab. The Chem lab is also equipped with a fume hood
Where to Meet
Please arrive at the Whitney Laboratory for Marine Bioscience at 8:30 a.m. to check in for 9:00 a.m. start time. The Center for Marine Studies building is the two-story building located behind the lab on the estuary. The workshop is held on the 2nd floor inside classroom #232.