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Native and endemic species


Introduced animals


Introduced plants


Island Control and Monitoring


Applied marine research


Fisheries Management


Marine control and surveillance


Site and Naturalist Guides


Visitor Management System


Quotas and patents of operation


Naturalist Guides Area


Environmental management in populated areas


Special use for protected areas


Agricultural development

       The need for

 applied marine

                                  research in the Galapagos

The more we investigate, the more we know. The more we know, the more we can appreciate.

The investigation of the integrity of marine ecosystems and their species is the basis for a rational use of its resources.


Applied marine research 

For more information contact:
Eduardo Espinoza, +593 (0)5 252 6189 Ext. 125, eespinoza@galapagos.gob.ec

The applied marine research of the Directorate of Galapagos National Park  is focused on the development of various research projects aimed at increasing the knowledge of marine ecosystems for the proper management and administration of its resources, with the technical support and strengthening offered by various international cooperation programs.








Our work
MANAGEMENT PROGRAMS






Research on the abundance and distribution of pelagic fish in the South-Eastern Pacific Ocean




Status of sea cucumbers and lobster in the Galapagos Marine Reserve




Monitoring of marine ecosystems




Monitoring of
oceanographic conditions


 




Support of sustainable fisheries with Fish Aggregators devices




Research on the use of traps for the sustainable capture of lobster




MARINE RESERVE



Applied marine research




Fisheries management




Marine control and monitoring






INSTITUTION

Directory, regulation, management, finances, etc.


NEWS

SERVICES

CONTACT

NATIONAL PARK

Management of native
and endemic species


Control and eradication
of introduced animals


Control and eradication
of introduced plants


Island control and monitoring


MARINE RESERVE

Applied marine research

Management and support for fisheries

Marine control and monitoring


TOURISM

Visitor sites
and naturalist guides


Visitor management
system


Local participation,
quotas y patents



DEVELOPMENT

Environmental management
in populated areas


Special use
of protected areas


Agricultural development


SCIENCE

Approved projects, applications, field
protocols, etc..