NIRD GeoEcoMar is a research and development institute of national interest, performing research in geology, geophysics and geoecology, with focus on aquatic, marine, deltaic and fluvial environments.
NIRD GeoEcoMar represents an excellence pole in the marine research, working as a European and national center for studies of sea-delta-fluvial macrosystems. A modern research infrastructure, based mainly on marine and fluvial research vessels, enables Geoecomar to undertake complex, multidisciplinary studies in national and international programs.
NIRD GeoEcoMar participates in projects within the European Framework Programs 6 and 7, including bilateral cooperation with France, Germany, the Netherlands and Switzerland.Annual Report - 2011
During 18 – 20 September 2013, NIRD GeoEcoMar will attend the COAST EXPO 2013, along with Levante Port Authority (Port of Bari, Barletta and Monopoli) and Polytechnic University of Tirana. The COAST EXPO, now in its fourth edition and held by the Ferrara Exhibition Centre, is the most specialized event in Italy dedicated to coastal zone management and protection.