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Research

Blue mussel and Iceland scallop: Identification of food sources using metagenomic approach. AVS R&D Fund of Ministry of Fisheries in Iceland, summer 2010.

Fishing experments on gammarus, father fish and butter fish.
Vör in collaboration with Snæffellsnes Research Center of the University of Iceland AVS R&D Fund of Ministry of Fisheries in Iceland, summer 2010

Blue mussel and Iceland scallop: Identification of food sources using metagenomic approach. Vör in collaboration with Matís ohf. VSR (Verkefnasjóður Sjávarútvegsins, Samkeppnisdeild), 2010-2012.

Microbial diversity in the Icelandic sea and their influence on nutrient availability for marine catch and environment. Vör is a collaborator in the project led by Matís ohf. VSR (Verkefnasjóður Sjávarútvegsins, Samkeppnisdeild), 2010.

Zooplankton in Breiðafjörður: Feeding rate and production. VSR (Verkefnasjóður Sjávarútvegsins, Samkeppnisdeild), 2009-2010.

Passive acoustic detection of zooplankton. Preparatory Grant. Collaborative study with Marianne Rasmussen, Húsavík Research Center, University of Iceland. The Icelandic Research Fund (Rannsóknasjóður), 2008.

Long time study of phytoplankton succession and environmental parameters in Breiðafjörður. Collaborative study with Sólveig Ólafsdóttir and Agnes Eydal at The Marine Research Institute. The Icelandic Research Fund (Rannsóknasjóður), 2007-2009.


Sustainable yield and increased profit of waved whelk catches from Breiðafjörður.
Research conducted in association with Sægarpur EHF, Grundarfjörður, Iceland. AVS R&D Fund of Ministry of Fisheries in Iceland, 2007-2009.

Distribution and abundance of the common whelk (Buccinum undatum) in Breiðafjörður and Faxaflói: Search for new fishing grounds
. Research conducted in collaboration with Sægarpur EHF, Grundarfjörður, Iceland. VSR (Verkefnasjóður Sjávarútvegsins, Samkeppnisdeild), 2007.

Biology of the common whelk (Buccinum undatum) in Icelandic and Faroe Islands waters
. Research conducted in association with Sægarpur EHF., Grundarfjörður, Iceland, Fiskirannsóknastovan, Faroe Islands and P/F O.C. Joensen, Faroe Islands. NORA (Nordic Atlantic Co-operation), 2007-2009.

Grants for community outreach and education:


Poetry in nature.
Vör in collaboration with Snæfellsjökull National Park. Culture council of West Iceland, 2010.


Information bank on the intertidal, publication of education materials. Vör in collaboration with Snæfellsjökull National Park. Culture council of West Iceland, 2010.


Poetry in nature.
Vör in collaboration with Snæfellsjökull National Park. Culture council of West Iceland, 2009.

W-23. Student research and public outreach in Snæfellsnes. Collaborative project of Vör Marine Research Center at Breiðafjörður, West-Iceland Institute of Natural History, Snæffellsnes Research Center of the University of Iceland and Snæfellsjökull National Park. Vaxtarsamningur Vesturlands, 2008-2009


Beauty and diversityof the intertidal.
VÖR in collaboration with Snæfellsjökull National Park. Sparisjóður Ólafsvíkur, 2008.
Field trip to the intertidal for students, Geological- and biological oceanography at Djúpalónssandur. Vör in collaboration with Snæfellsjökull National Park.



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