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Name
Hellenic Centre for Marine Research, Hydrobiological Station of Rhodos (HCMR/HSR) (HCMR / HSR)
Address
Cos St.
Zipcode
85100
City
Rhodes
Country
Greece
Phone
+30-22410-27308, ...78320
Fax
+30-22410-78321
Email
info@hsr-ncmr.gr
Centre Website
https://www.hcmr.gr/

organisation profile

The Hydrobiological Station of Rhodes (HSR) was founded in the period 1934-1936. It belongs to the Hellenic Centre for Marine Research (HCMR), operating as an integral research unit of the latter and hosts an Aquarium and a small sea-life Museum.

The HSR realize several research and educational programs (aquatic biology, coastal monitoring, general husbandry of hosted marine organisms, general oceanographic research, environmental conservation, professional training, environmental education) concerning the marine and inland waters environments. The Station relays on its sufficiently equipped facilities, on the experience and know-how of its research stuff and of course on the full scientific support of HCMR's various Institutes.

Moreover, the HSR maintains close collaboration with other research and educational Centres and Institutes in Greece and on abroad, exchanging know-how, experience and scientific data.

The HSR's Aquarium, is unique in its layout and natural decoration. It hosts a great variety of Mediterranean invertebrate and vertebrate marine species. Sea-mammals, large fish and other Mediterranean marine organisms in addition to a collection of oceanographic instruments are exhibited in the HSR's sea-life Museum.

results in other services

  • Cruise summary report (CSR)
  • Marine environmental research project (EDMERP)
  • Marine environmental databases (EDMED)

edmo metadata

EDMO record id
142
Collating centre
Hellenic Centre for Marine Research, Hellenic National Oceanographic Data Centre (HCMR/HNODC) (HCMR / HNODC)
Latest update
1 February 2017 12:30:56 PM