Ecology and zoology

Contact

Address
Facultade de ciencias do mar (campus de Vigo, Lagoas-Marcosende)
Phone
986 812 589
Website
http://ecocost.webs.uvigo.es/

Research areas

Research lines
Marine resources
-Study of the effects of global warming on invertebrates of commercial interest, reproductive and larval biology.
-Mapping of commercial interest algae using remote technology (Applied Geotechnology group).
Marine pollution
- Sensitivity of marine invertebrate to pollutant.
- Toxicity of antifouling products.
- Chemical speciation and bioavailability of metals
- Integrated assessment of marine pollution.
Environmental assessment
-Organisation and structure of benthic communities and ecosystem functioning.
- Impacts of invasive species and climate change on ecosystem.

Technological offer

Services offered
Marine resources
- Assessment of marine resources in substrates.
- Assessment and study of the reproductive status of marine resources.
- Growth analysis of cultured marine species: assessment of the effects of culture conditions.
- Larval and marine invertebrate culture.
Marine pollution assessment
- Determination of the presence and concentration of metals, Zn, Cd, Pb, Cu in water.
- Determination of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and organochlorine compounds.
- Chemical, toxicological and biological analysis of water.
- Assessment of coastal marine pollution.
Environmental assessment
- Quantification of the production and biomass of marine ecosystems.
- Analysis of marine ecosystems for conservation and impact studies.
- Stable isotope analysis of food webs.
- Impact of invasive species and climate change.
Dissemination and courses
- Environmental impact and quality assessment.
- Marine pollution, invasive species and climate change.
- Sustainable exploitation of marine resources.
- Experimental design and data analysis.

Group members

Química analítica
Investigador/a Principal
Ecologia
Investigador/a Principal
Desconocida
Miembro
Desconocida
Miembro
Ecologia
Coordinador/a
Zoología
Colaborador/a
Zoología
Subdirector/a
Ecologia
Investigador/a Principal
Desconocida
Personal Apoio
Ecologia
Investigador/a Principal
biologia animal (sustituida)
Personal Apoio
Ecologia
Personal Apoio
Desconocida
Miembro
Desconocida
Personal Apoio
Desconocida
Miembro
Desconocida
Miembro
Zoología
Subdirector/a 2
Desconocida
Personal Apoio
Área externa
Miembro
Ecologia
sen asignacion
Desconocida
Personal Apoio
Desconocida
Colaborador/a
Desconocida
Miembro
Desconocida
sen asignacion
Desconocida
Miembro
Desconocida
Personal Apoio
Desconocida
Personal Apoio

Research results