Towards the establishment of Marine Protected Area Networks in the Eastern Mediterranean

Study Areas

The study area of the project includes the Greek territorial waters in the Aegean Sea and the international waters in the Aegean, and in Cyprus the territorial waters (up to 12 nm from the coast).

Study Area 1

Greece

Study Area 2

Cyprus

Some interesting Stats

7 partners from 3 Countries
The project’s consortium consists of 7 partners (HCMR, UAegean, AUTH, NMPANS, CNR, ENALIA, UCY) from 3 countries (Greece, Cyprus and Italy)
3 Scientific Committee experts
36 months
40 scientists
2 Study Areas

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Why Protomedea as an Acronym?

Protomedea (Protomedeia) was an ancient Greek Goddess of the sea, one of the fifty daughters of Nereus (i.e. the Nereids). Her name means Guardian and she was the one that guards, protects and treats those in need for help...

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Paraskevi Karachle
Project Coordinator - Assistant Researcher
Hellenic Centre for Marine Research
46,7 km Athinon - Souniou, Anavyssos, Attiki, Greece

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About Us

PROTOMEDEA stands for "Towards the establishment of Marine Protected Area Networks in the Eastern Mediterranean"

The project will be running for 36 months, from December 2015 to November 2018

and the level of funding amounts to EUR 600.000.