Merlijn Hulsenboom

Merlijn is a dedicated and accomplished biologist with a specialization in Ecology & Biodiversity from Wageningen University. She graduated with Cum Laude honors, showcasing her exceptional academic abilities. Merlijn further pursued her passion for marine biology by enrolling in the International MSc in Marine Biological Resources (IMBRSea) program. She completed general courses in Brest, France, and specialized in Marine Spatial Planning in Oviedo, Spain, as well as Applied Megafauna Conservation in Galway, Ireland.
Merlijn's commitment to nature conservation is evident through her extensive volunteer work. She has been an active member of NJN (Nederlandse Jeugdbond voor Natuurstudie) since 2015, where she has served as an Excursion Leader, Treasurer of the Executive Board, and Chair of the Beach Working Group. Additionally, she has been a voluntary Watch Leader on board the tall ship Eendracht, contributing to the organization's mission of raising awareness about marine conservation.

START DATE: 12th September LOCATION: Cape Verde AREA OF STUDY: Seabirds
END DATE: 19th September Representing: Holland SPONSOR: Settle
START DATE: 12th September
END DATE: 19th September
LOCATION: Cape Verde
END POINT: Holland

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