BASS Continues Sargasso Advocacy Efforts

The Bermuda Association for the Sargasso Sea [BASS] is continuing with its efforts to see a marine reserve created that will encompass much of the waters within a 200-mile radius of Bermuda.

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Marine Science Summer Courses in Bermuda

ONE WEEK LEFT TO APPLY!

The application deadline for applying to our summer courses is just a week away, April 15th. Late entries will be considered depending on availability.

Our summer courses are offered to undergraduates and recent graduates, and partial scholarships are available to international students from developing countries, US, Canadian and UK students, and academic credit transfer is possible.

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Atlantis Project Studying Nutrition of Pregnant Women in Bermuda

Between April 1, 2011 and April 1, 2012, a total of 622 babies were born at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital.  The wellbeing of these babies and their mothers is of great importance to the health and vibrancy of the local community. To this end, Laval University’s Atlantis Mobile Laboratories, stationed at the Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences and supported by a grant from the Lepercq Foundation, is facilitating a National Maternal Nutrition Survey to assess the nutritional status and needs of pregnant women in Bermuda.

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