IAE Department of Aquatic Restoration Ecology

Research, work profile: 

The primary task of the research group is to study the structure, biological functions and long-term changes of the aquatic ecosystems and their communities (zooplankton, macro-invertebrate, fish, amphibian, reptile, waterbird) especially regard to the Danube and Tisza River valley ecosystems, with particular attention to the climate change, land use, water use, river basin management, agriculture and other human activities such as polar light pollution effects, as well as provide scientific base for the restoration of rivers and related aquatic and wetland habitats, communities.

Péter BORZA, PhD, research fellow
Krisztina BUCZKÓ, DSc, scientific advisor
Ádám EGRI PhD, research fellow
Anita KISS, PhD, senior research fellow
György KRISKA, DSc, scientific advisor
Péter SÁLY, PhD, research fellow
Zsolt VÉGVÁRI, DSc, scientific advisor


Edvárd MIZSEI, PhD student (not employed)


Ilona KŐVÁRI-SCHMIDT , project leader assistant
Éva RÁCZ, laboratory assistant