Research projects 2013 – Present

--Research projects 2013 - Present


Starting/ending date: 01/03/2014 – 31/10/2015
Financing:  299.989,06 
European project
Dr S. Kalogirou, Marine Biological Resources

Management of the pandalid shrimp Plesionika. Study Area: District of South Aegean […]


Starting/ending date: 01/03/2014 – 31/12/2015
Financing:  177.750 €
National project
Kapantagakis A., Marine Biological Resources

Pilot parks for fish fry protection. (Study Area: Greece – North Aegean Sea).  […]


Starting/ending date: 01/02/2014 – 31/12/2019
Financing:  327.030 € (EC funding: 249.277 €)
European project
Dr N. Skoulikidis, Inland Waters

Managing the effects of multiple stressors on aquatic ecosystems under water scarcity. […]



Starting/ending date: 01/02/2014-30/06/2014
Financing:  250.000,00 €
National project
Dr A. Machias, Marine Biological Resources

ECOsystem effect of fisheries DISCards. […]

Fishing gear 'trawl'

Starting/ending date: 2014 (24 months)
Financing:  160.692,00 €
National project
Dr A. Conides, Marine Biological Resources

Technical Improvement of the fishing gear ‘trawl’ in order to enhance its use and achieve energy efficiency. […]

National Fisheries Data Collection Project (EPSAD)

Starting/ending date: 01/01/2014-31/12/2014
Financing:  1.836.807 €
National project
Dr G. Tserpes & Dr A. Machias, Marine Biological Resources

The Institute of Marine Biological Resources and Inland Waters of HCMR participates in the implementation of the National Fisheries Data Collection Programme (EPSAD) by conducting field samplings throughout Greece. […]


Starting/ending date:  29/12/2013 – 18 months
Financing:  87.966,47 €
European project
Dr Vassiliki (Celia) Vassilopoulou, Marine Biological Resources

Pilot project on catch and discard composition including solutions for limitation and possible elimination of unwanted by-catches in trawl net fisheries in the Mediterranean (DISCATCH). [MARE/2012/24 SI2.672370]
Conservation standards for sustainable exploitation, within an ecosystem approach to fisheries management, increasingly urge the elimination of the wasteful practice of biomass discarding at sea. […]

Development of an integrated management system for river basin, coastal and marine zones (KRIPIS)

Starting/ending date: 01/11/2013-31/12/2015
Financing:  880.650 €
National project
Dr E. Dimitriou, Inland Waters and Marine Biological Resources

The ultimate aim of the project is to study the changes that occur in a watershed, under a holistic approach, by including in a unified research scheme the terrestrial and coastal / marine areas. […]


Starting/ending date: 01/11/2013-30/04/2015
Financing: 188.507,70 €
European project
Dr S. Somarakis, 
Marine Biological Resources

Derelict Fishing Gear Management System in the Adriatic Region. […]


Starting/ending date: 2013-2014 (12 months)
Financing: 9.770,65 €
European project
Dr A. Conides, 
Marine Biological Resources

Identification and characterization of the small scale driftnets fisheries in Mediterranean. […]