National Ecological Institute is scheduled to be opened in 2012 with the aim of researching the change of ecosystem by climate change, preserving endangered wildlife, providing environmental education to the public, and promoting sustainable development.

  • Project Period : 2007 ~ 2012 (budget:340billion won)
  • Location : Maseo-myeon, Seocheon-gun, Chungcheongnam-do (998,000㎡)
  • Facilities : Ecological research center, Ecology experience center, Endangered species center, Ecological education center, Visitors' center, etc.


※ It plans to increase the staff to 300 by the opening of the Institute

January 2007
Organizing T/F team for establishing National Ecological Institute(5members of the Nature Conservation Bureau)
January 2008
Launching National Ecological Institute Planning Office(2teams with 5members respectively)
October 2008
Increasing the staff(2teams with 10members respectively)
February 2009
Expanding the organization(2teams with 13members respectively)

Organization and Telephone Numbers

  • Director : TEL +82-2-2110-7941
  • Deputy Director : TEL +82-2-509-7934
  • Planning team : TEL +82-2-509-7928
  • Research team : TEL +82-2-509-7921


Detached office of the Ministry of Environment, 1-12 Yeongdeok Building, Beolyang-dong, Gwacheon-si, Gyeonggi-do

Last modified : 2013-10-19 22:10

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