North American Friends of IOLR (NAF-IOLR) provides support for innovative research in aquatic science at Israel Oceanographic and Limnological Research Institute.
One of the world's outstanding oceanographic institutes, IOLR advances oceanography, marine biology, limnology (lake science), and mariculture in ways that benefit Israel and the world.
NAF-IOLR provides resources that enhance IOLR's scientific capabilities. Join us and help make a splash in aquatic science. . Read More...
IOLR’s new research vessel R/V Bat Galim returned to the water in October 2015 after being worked on in dry dock in the Israeli Navy’s Haifa yard for nearly two years.
To convert Bat Galim from a naval vessel to a research ship, IOLR’s retrofit started in 2014 and is expected to finish this summer 2016.
Under the direction of Dr. Gideon Tibor, Marine Geophysicist at IOLR-NIO Haifa, the Bat Galim underwent extensive upgrading to make it a cutting-edge oceanographic research vessel with advanced instrumentation and capabilities to do geophysical surveys and high resolution bathymetry, among other things.Read More...
– SUPPORT US on GIVING TUESDAY 2016 –
Nov. 29, 2016 is GIVING TUESDAY 2016, the kickoff for the end-of-year charitable giving season.
Here is our simple appeal to you:
Supporting NAF-IOLR, you are part of a discerning group that makes a big difference, for Israel and the world.
When you support IOLR, your donation has a visible effect.
To donate, please see the DONATE page (click DONATE above).
THANK YOU! (Click “READ MORE” below for the whole story.)Read More...