Environmental Biology

Contact

Address
Facultad de Biologia. Edificio de CC Experimentales. Campus Lagoas-Marcosende. Vigo.
Phone
986 812 581
Website
http://webc04.webs.uvigo.es/index.html

Research areas

Research lines
Biodiversity and conservation.
Taxonomy and faunistics of different groups.
Deep-water zoobenthos.
Biological treatment of organic waste.
Aquatic entomology.
Water quality.
Soil ecology.
Cephalopods culture.
Cephalopods fisheries.
Taxonomy of eumicetos.
Basic Investigation.
-Organic matter decomposition process
-Interactions between fauna and microorganisms
-Biology of soil fauna.
-Invertebrate taxonomy.
Applied investigation.
-Organic wastes treatment by biological systems: composting and vermicomposting.
Applied investigation.
-Assessing the use of compost and vermicompost as a soil amendment, substrate and others applications.
Applied investigation.
-Studies on biodegradable and compostable bio-based polymers.
Applied investigation.
-Bioremediation: biological techniques for the treatment of waste and soil contaminated organic and inorganic pollutants
Applied investigation.
-Development and design of process for the culture of earthworms as source of proteins for aquaculture.
Applied investigation.
-Evaluation and improvement of the municipal waste management model.
Applied investigation.
-Studies of water quality through biological and physicochemical parameters.
Applied investigation.
-Environmental impact assessment and river monitoring programs.
Applied investigation.
-Surveillance and research on arthropod vectors.
Applied investigation.
-Biodiversity and conservation of protected areas.
Applied investigation.
-Cephalopod culture.
Applied investigation.
-Applied studies of Mycobiota.
Applied investigation.
-Mycoforest sustained use.
Applied investigation.
-Management plans forest in mycology.
Keywords
Biodiversity, taxonomy, bio-indicators, water quality, composting, conservation, soil ecology, aquatic ecosystems, entomology, earthworms, aquatic macroinvertebrates, benthic fauna, deep-waters, organic waste, vermicomposting, species culture, fishery resources, mycological management, non-timber forest use

Technological offer

Services offered
R+D+i activities related to all lines of applied research.

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