Eighty Years Marine Biological Station with Aquarium in Varna

V. Bekov1 and D. Petrova-Klisarova2
1 State Archive, BG – 9000 Varna, Bulgaria
2 Institute of Fish Resources, BG – 9000 Varna, Bulgaria


Bekov, V. and D. Petrova-Klisarova, 2013. Eighty years Marine Biological Station with aquarium in Varna. Bulg. J. Agric. Sci., Supplement 1: 1–5

The aim of this article is to reveal the funds of the State Archives (SA) – Varna keeping valuable documents for the history of the first and unique Marine Biological Station with Aquarium in Bulgaria.
Goals and fundamental objectives in the ecological education and research activity at the IFR-Varna are described, some specific architectural details, symbolism in them, history of important institutional changes are presented.

Key words: Varna, aquarium, Institute, Black Sea

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