Penn State CHANCE — Connecting Humans And Nature through Conservation Experiences — is offering students hands-on research experience in Greece this summer.

The Mediterranean Sea is a region of significant biodiversity, but has been experiencing biodiversity loss at an alarming rate due to overfishing, habitat destruction and fragmentation, pollution, climate change and invasive species. Students in this unique two-course embedded study-abroad program will study, and connect with, the biodiversity of select ecosystems in the Mediterranean Sea of Greece.

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