Hellenic Institute of Speleological Research (HISR) is a non-governmental, non-profit, organization established in 2001 aiming for the promotion of scientific research, contribution to the education and the public awareness and contribution to the conservation and management of the karstic areas and the subterranean environment of Greece.
HISR has participated in national and international projects related to field research, documentation, data basing and conservation of the cave fauna of Greece and the Balkans.
In various projects for the conservation and management of caves and karst areas, HISR is in close collaboration with academic institutions, other NGO’s, administration and development agencies as well as environmental education centers.

20 November 2017

3rd seminar on speleobiology (November 17-18, 2017, Chania, Crete)

The 3rd training workshop on spelebiology in the framework of HISR’s project “Conservation of cave fauna of Greece” was held from 17 to 18 November, 2017 […]
28 July 2017

Production of radio and TV spots for NATURA Themis LIFE.

The production of two television spots and two radio spots by HISR against environmental crime in Crete was completed in cooperation with EyeQ TV productions for […]
11 April 2017

The HISR is participating in biospeleological conference in Sardinia.

The HISR participated with 2 announcements at a biospeleological conference in Sardinia (Cagliari, 7-9 April 2017). The results of the first phase of the two-year program […]