Ecosystem Research in Chilean Patagonia
Welcome to our Website
Here you can find information on all our former and recent projects dealing with the ecosystems of Chilean Patagonia.
We focus on baseline research on the marine life including terrestrial-marine coupling, biodiversity surveys and the loss of biodiversity, emerging topics such as climate change and ocean acidification as well as marine spatial planning including biogeography and marine protected areas.
On this website you can also find information on research institutions, field station and research vessels in Chilean Patagonia.
“In the end, we will conserve only what we love, we will love only what we understand, and we will understand only what we are taught.”
– Baba Dioum –
Figure 1: From Left to Right: Rodrigo Sanchez, Christoph Mayr, Lilian Reiss, Gunter Försterra, Aris Thomasberger, Luis Hernández Maldonado. In January 2018 a team of six brave scientists from the Huinay Scientific Field Station embarked an adventurous expedition into...read more