Project: ” Water Metabolism and Water Management in Samothraki Island”

Duration: 01.09.2017-01.01.2020

Contractor: Hellenic Center For Marine Research (HCMR) – Institute of Marine Biological Resources and Inland Waters (IMBRIW)

Program: “Samothraki as a Biosphere Reserve (SamoMAB): Securing continuity of science-civil society collaboration in a systemic design”, by University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (BOKU) – Institute of Social Ecology

Funded by: Austrian Academy of Sciences, Dr. med. Ignaz-Seipel Platz, 1010 Vienna, Austria


The project concerns the estimation of : a) water availability (surface and ground water quantities), b) water abstraction, and  c) water demand of Samothraki Island (Greece). Based on the information on water availability and demand, a preliminary water resources management plan of the island has been elaborated.

Technical Report