Sletvik Field Station

Sletvik Field Station
Legal name of organisation
Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Organisation address

Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Department of Biology
Trondhjem Biological Station
N-7491 Trondheim

Primary contact information (PI)

Anita Kaltenborn

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Years of Mesocosm Experiments
Description of Facility

outdoor – pelagic – marine
sea based mesocosms

Controlled Parameters

nutrients, …

Research Topics

plankton dynamics

Facility location(s)
Primary interests
Specialist areas

Two large lecturing and three smaller laboratories, one of which has access to salt water, and a meeting room.


Accommodation for 50 people, kitchen and dining room, lounge, bedrooms, showers, washing rooms and a sauna. All meals are served at the station and normally consist of a self-service breakfast, lunch packet and dinner. The kitchen can be used in the evening by appointment with the station’s attendant chef.

Photos of experiments/installations