Field Trips

There will be an afternoon field trip on 15 June 2011 to visit spawning/nursery beaches for horseshoe crabs in Hong Kong. All registered participants are welcome to join. Sign-up and description will be available at the time of workshop check-in.

Optional After-Workshop Field Trip (NEW UPDATE)
17 - 20 June 2011
17 June 2011
Depart from Hong Kong to Kaoshiung (air), Taiwan in morning

Depart from Kaoshiung to Penghu (air) in afternoon

18 June 2011
Tour the Marine Biological Research Centre (Horseshoe crab breeding project) and Penghu in morning

Depart from Penghu to Kaohsiung (air) in afternoon

Take bus from Kaohsiung to Hengchun

19 June 2011
Invited participation at exhibition on horseshoe crabs at the opening of National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium in Kenting

Tour marine habitats in Kenting National Park

20 June 2011
Take bus from Kenting to Kaohsiung in morning

Depart from Kaohsiung to Hong Kong in afternoon


The estimated cost for airfare and accommodation of this field trip is approximately US$700 per person. To indicate your participation in this field trip, please fill out the field trip form on or before 1 March 2011. Details of payment will be advised later.