Research projects 2013 – Present

--Research projects 2013 - Present


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. […]

Research and Consulting Project on the Saudi Arabia Fisheries Sector

Starting/ending date: 2013-2015 (36 months)
Financing: 1.129.748 €
European project
Dr A. Conides, 
Marine Biological Resources

The Saudi Arabia project aimed to the offering of technical support to the Saudi Arabia fisheries sector in the Arabian Gulf, for development and conservation. […]

Research on Samothraki Island Lotic Ecosystems

Starting/ending date: 15/08/2013-unlimited
Financing: self-financing (proposal applications are foreseen)
National project
Dr N. Skoulikidis, Inland Waters

Ongoing research on Samothraki Island ecosystems focusing on ecological quality assessment, biodiversity conservation, education and integrated resource management initiatives. […]


Starting/ending date: 00/07/2013-00/06/2014
Financing: 4.662 €
European project
Dr A. Kapantagakis,
 Marine Biological Resources

Evaluation and impact assessment activities for Axis 4: Fisheries Local Action Groups. […]

Environmental flows downstream of dams (ECOFLOW)

Starting/ending date: 04/03/2013-04/09/2015
Financing: 703.000 €
National project
Dr E. Dimitriou, 
Inland Waters

The project ECOFLOW aims to create a systematic and standardized procedure for assessing ecologically acceptable flows in rivers and streams whose flow regime is impacted by water resource development. […]


Starting/ending date: 02/02/2013-02/01/2015
Financing: 167.935 €
European project
Dr S. Somarakis, 
Marine Biological Resources

Spatially resolved Ecosystem models and their Application to Marine MANagement. […]


Starting/ending date: 01/03/2012-26/03/2016
Financing: 202.288 €
European project
Dr C. Maravelias & Dr G. Tserpes, Marine Biological Resources

Maximising yield of fisheries while balancing ecosystem, economic and social concerns. […]

Ecological Quality National Monitoring

Starting/ending date: 01/01/2012-31/12/2015
Financing: 13.025.858,19 €
National project
Dr N. Skoulikidis & Dr P. Panagiotidis
Inland Waters & Oceanography

The Monitoring Program of the ecological quality of rivers, coastal and transitional waters of Greece under the Article 8 of the Water Framework Directive 2000/60 EU is carried out throughout Greece, i.e. in the Regions of Western, Central and Eastern Macedonia, Thrace, Epirus, Thessaly, Western and Central Greece, Attica, Peloponnese, Northern and Southern Aegean, Crete and the Ionian Islands, under the supervision of the Special Secretariat of Water, Ministry of Environment, Energy and Climate Change and is funded by the EPPERAA 2012-2015. […]