LNG Receiving and Regasification Terminal “at Vasilikos Bay, Cyprus. Marine Biology Environmental Services for the preconstruction phase of the Project – 2021

Title: LNG Receiving and Regasification Terminal “at Vasilikos Bay, Cyprus. Marine Biology Environmental Services for the preconstruction phase of the Project. Duration: 6 months (September 2020 – February 2021) Funded by: Private entity Project Description: Marine & Environmental Research Lab was contracted to provide the marine-related environmental services for the “Jetty construction for permanent mooring […]

Biodiversity assessment, habitat mapping, and environmental impact assessment from the extraction of a submarine pipeline – 2020

Title: Biodiversity assessment, habitat mapping, and environmental impact assessment from the extraction of a submarine pipeline Duration: 4 months (February 2020 – May 2020) Funded by: Vassiliko Cement Works Public Company Ltd . Project Description: Vasilikos Bay is heavily industrialized bay which faces an increasing number of human pressures including aquaculture, tourism, a naval base, ports, […]

Characterization and mapping of marine habitats at the Pissouri Bay – 2020

Title: Characterization and mapping of marine habitats at the Pissouri Bay Duration: 1 month (June 2020) Funded by: Pissouri Community Council Project Description: The Pissouri Community Council contracted Marine and Environmental Research (MER) Lab to characterise and map the marine habitats of the Pissouri Bay for the proper installation of buoy-based  water trails. The installation […]

ECOPORTIL Interreg Balkan-Mediterranean – 2020

Title: Subcontractors of Frederick University for the ‘Environmental Protection of Areas Surrounding Ports using Innovative Learning Tools for Legislation’ (ECOPORTIL) project Duration: 3 months (February 2020 – May 2020) Funded by: Interreg Balkan-Mediterranean Subcontracted by: Frederick University (Department of Maritime Transport & Commerce) Project Description: The ECOPORTIL Project aims to improve the environmental quality of […]

Sampling in Cyprus natural lakes, zooplankton analysis and determination of biological indices from samples collected from the natural lakes and zooplankton analysis (abundance, biodiversity, biomass) from samples collected from coastal areas (Tender YY 01/2018, WDD) – Completed 2019

Title: Sampling in Cyprus natural lakes, zooplankton analysis and determination of biological indices from samples collected from the natural lakes and zooplankton analysis (abundance, biodiversity, biomass) from samples collected from coastal areas (Tender YY 01/2018, WDD) Duration: 1.5 years (June 2018  – December 2019) Funded by: Water Development Department (Republic of Cyprus) Collaborator experts: Dr George Kehayias […]

Sensitivity assessment of habitats and key species to pressures associated with exploratory offshore drilling operations in Block 8 – Eratosthenes main prospect area, EEZ Cyprus – Completed 2019

Title: Sensitivity assessment of habitats and key species to pressures associated with exploratory offshore drilling operations in Block 8 – Eratosthenes main prospect area, EEZ Cyprus Duration: ca 3 months (September 2019 – November 2019) Funded by: ENI Cyprus Ltd. Subcontracted by the joint venture: HPC AG Nicolaides & Associates Ltd Pro Iter Ambiente S.r.l. […]

Sensitivity assessment of habitats and key species to pressures associated with exploratory offshore drilling operations in Block 11 – Alphee prospect area, EEZ Cyprus – Completed 2019

Title: Sensitivity assessment of habitats and key species to pressures associated with exploratory offshore drilling operations in Block 11 – Alphee prospect area, EEZ Cyprus Duration: ca 2 months (July 2019 – August 2019) Funded by: TOTAL E & P Cyprus Subcontracted by the joint venture: HPC AG Nicolaides & Associates Ltd Project Description: The […]