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|Greek Biotope Wetland Centre
|The Goulandris Natural History Museum
Greek Biotope Wetland Centre (EKBY)
14th kilometre Thessaloniki - Mihaniona,
57001 Thermi, Thessaloniki
|EKBY's overall objective is to promote the sustainability of renewable natural resources in Greece and in the rest of Europe and the Mediterranean region. It is actively involved in ecosystem and biodiversity conservation and sustainable management.
EKBY collaborates with 35 research institutes from more than 25 countries. EKBY is a partner in the European Topic Centre for Nature Conservation (ETC/NC) of the European Environmental Agency (EEA) and belongs to the wider network of the European Topic Centre for Land Use and Spatial Information (ETC/LUSI).
It has also been appointed by the Greek Ministry of Environment as the EEA's National Reference Centre for Nature in Greece and it is the administrator of the national information system for nature. It participates in several European research projects on biodiversity and ecosystem issues.
EKBY operates, since June 2003, a Quality Management System (QMS) according to the ISO International Standard.
+30 2310 473432
+30 2310 471795