Management of Fisheries Resources

In this research direction, the Institute's activities include research in biology, ecology and spatiotemporal distribution of species, the assessment of the fish stocks status and the collection and organization of fisheries data. Particular emphasis is given to addressing the

Integrated River Basin Management

The activities of this research direction constitute a large interdisciplinary unit in which the long-term experience and expertise of several scientific teams of the Institute are synthesized and function. The objective is the development of methodologies and strategies for

Biodiversity Conservation

This research direction includes the assessment of species' status (conservation status), the definition of 'key habitats' in need of special protection, the analysis of pressures, the formulation of management actions and the development of management tools and solutions that