AquaBiota works both with basic research and specific applied assignments within marine biology and oceanography.
About half of AquaBiotas activity is basic research and half are assignments for government and industry, both in Sweden and internationally.
Geographic information systems
AquaBiota specializes in the use of geographic information systems (GIS) in which they analyze and model biological and oceanographic phenomena.
AquaBiota Water Research AB is a subsidiary to NIVA (Norwegian Institute for Water Research).