Red Sea Defender
The Red Sea Defender is the first dedicated scientific research vessel to be in permanent operation in the Red Sea. The vessel provides a floating laboratory for teams of scientists and environmental enthusiasts, transporting them to sites of important interest to conduct their studies.
Sahl Hasheesh Research Station
Plans are in motion to develop the first dedicated marine research facility in the
Red Sea. The centre will become the hub for all environmental and biological studies
within the region, providing an exceptional facility for scientists from across
the globe, as well as an educational outlet for local schools and communities.
Learn more about all of HEPCA’s current active research projects across the Red
We have created a library of scientific papers and reports emerging from the Red
Sea. Studies are available for download.