World Congress of Malacology 2022

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Field Trip 3: Freshwater pearl mussel breeding station


Bus excursion to the freshwater pearl mussel breeding station near Passau and the surrounding area. Viewing of renaturation projects on site.

Fild Trip with the possibility to see juvenile and adult individuals of the freshwater pearl mussel.

The Tour is organized and accompanied by Prof. Dr. Jürgen Geist, Andreas Dobler and by the “Landschaftspflegeverband Passau”.

The participants have to be capable of excursions. Good condition, sturdy shoes and weatherproof clothing (or really rain gear if the weather is foreseeable bad) are required.

For lunch, you will visit a typical Bavarian restaurant (not in the price included).

The full day trip

starts at 8:30a.m.
at Munich Underground Station
U6 Klinikum Großhadern

and you are back in Munich at the late afternoon.

Price € 35 per person
Including a bus ride, guided tour through the outside.