Aquatic Ecosystems

Aquatic Ecosystems

General Objective

To generate basic and applied knowledge of excellence of the processes that control productivity, the state of conservation and the variability -- at different spatial and temporal scales -- of the aquatic resources of the Aysen Region.

Areas of Study 

  • Biodiversity of benthic fjord ecosystems.

  • Capacity model in fjord and canal systems.

  • Microalgae outcrops, productivity and red tide events.

  • Ocean acidification study.

  • Quality of water resources, watershed monitoring.

  • Biodiversity freshwater systems.

  • Ecosistemas Acuáticos