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Marine Site

Marine Site of KURCIS is located at Iwaya in north Awaji Island. Research building of Marine Site is provided with facility as dormitory (for 30 persons). The facilities can be used for the lectures, seminars, and workshops. We provide field sampling equipment (for approximately 30 persons) including various size of waders, wetsuits, snorkeling gear, and safety equipment such as life jackets and safety helmets. Water quality monitor, secchi disc, plankton net, dredge, Van Dom water sampler are available for marine observation. Laboratory equip for experiment such as microscopes (for 30 persons), fluorescence microscope, transmission electron microscope, thermal cycler for PCR, electrophoresis systems, and laser diffraction particle size analyzer. Two kinds of cars are available for sampling, drop offs and pick ups. The Marine Site's research vessel "Onokoro" (30-person capacity) is available for marine observations and sampling. The training and research vessel "Fukae-maru" (64-person capacity) of Graduate School of Maritime Sciences, Kobe University is also available in some programs.

Marine Site

Access to Marine Site

Facilities  Equipment

Facilities

Practice room(103m2 30-person capacity
    Practice room Practice room Microscopes Practice room
Breeding room  
    Breeding room Breeding room
Lecture room 24-person capacity
    Lecture room Lecture room
Dining room 30-person capacity
    Dining room Dining room
Kitchen  
    Kitchen
Bathroom(large) 6-person capacity
    Bathroom(large) Bathroom(large) Bathroom(large)
Bathroom(small) 3-person capacity
    Bathroom(small) Bathroom(small) Bathroom(small)
Toilet(1F)  
    Toilet(1F) Toilet(1F) Toilet(1F)
Practice preparing room  
Herbarium room  
Wi-Fi You need to apply two weeks before use.
Washing room  
    Washing room
Bed room Up to 30 people can stay
    Bed room Bed room Bed room Bed room
Toilet(2F)  
    Toilet(2F) Toilet(2F) Toilet(2F)
Electron microscope room  
    Electron microscope room
Dark room for photograph  
Outside practice room  
    Outside practice room Outside practice room
Outside water tank  
    Outside water tank Outside water tank

Equipment

Sampling gear Wetsuits, waders, snorkeling gear
    Wetsuits Waders Snorkeling gear Sampling gear
Safety equipment life jackets, safety helmets
    Life jackets Safety helmets 
Laboratory equipment Water quality monitor, secchi disc, plankton net, dredge, Van Dom water sampler
    Water quality monitor Secchi disc Plankton net Dredge
Cars HIACE: 9-person capacity, Sienta: 7-person capacity
    REGIUSACE SIENTA
Ship "Onokoro" 30-person capacity, 9.7 t
    Ship "Onokoro" Ship "Onokoro" Ship "Onokoro"
Illustrated reference books  
Herbarium Herbarium specimens collected from Seto Inland Seas
    Herbarium specimens collected from Seto Inland Seas Herbarium specimens collected from Seto Inland Seas