Institute of Hydroecology and Ichthyology
Founded in: 1923
Specialization: Hydroecology, Ichthyology


Main Activity

  • Study of main regularities of biogeochemical circulation of substances and energy, qualitative and quantitative changes of the structure and functioning of trophic (nutritional) chains, as well as mechanisms of eutrophication processes of limnosystems.
  • Data bank creation and mathematical modeling of main environmental and bioproduction processes.
  • Development of methodology and measures on restoration, conservation and rational use of natural resources and biodiversity of mountain lakes, rivers and reservoirs.
  • Study of ichthyofauna of lakes and rivers, and ecological peculiarities of reservoirs to develop appropriate measures for preservation, restoration and rational use of fish resources, to further fish reproduction and acclimatization processes.

    Contacts

    Address: 24D, Marshall Baghramian Ave., Yerevan 0019, Republic of Armenia
    Tel.:(+374 10) 568554 Fax:(+374 10) 569411
    E-mail: rhovan@sci.am