Eastern Marine Biology Research Center

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  • Date: 2017-07-26

HISTORY

Sept. 1974 Establishment of Shinkang working station.
Aug. 1975 Upgraded as Taitung Division of Taiwan Provincial Fisheries Research Institute.
July 1999 In cooperation with the provincial reduction action, the institute was renamed as Taitung Division of Fisheries Research Institute, placed under the council of agriculture, executive Yuan.
Apr. 2002 Apr. 2002 The institute was renamed as Eastern Marine Biology Research Center due to the reorganization of the government.

MISSION

Investigation and assessment of the ecology and population dynamics of the economically important marine species.
Assessment and monitoring of the current status of the fishery resources.
Development of the propagation and breeding techniques for ornamental reef fishes.
Development of the propagation and culture techniques for highly valued marine species.
Development of the application techniques of the deep sea water.

PROSPECT

Persistent monitoring of the population dynamics of the fishery resources of eastern Taiwan and development of the cultural techniques for highly valued marine species.
Preparation and establishment of the Taitung Branch of the National marine germplasm center.
Development of the application techniques of the deep sea water.