Beaufort Marine Research Awards

Launch of Beaufort Marine Research Awards
 

The Beaufort Marine Research Awards were launched in April 2007 by the Department of Communications, Marine & Natural Resources.  The aim of the Awards is to significantly develop overall research capacity, particularly priority areas of marine research as outlined in Sea Change: A Marine Knowledge, Research & Innovation Strategy for Ireland.

 

Awards were made in the following 5 priority areas

 

Award Name

Terms of Reference

Further Links

Ecosystem Approach to Fisheries Management

TOR

 

 Ecosystem Website

Marine Biodiscovery

TOR

Marine Biodiscovery Website  

Sensors and Communications Systems for the Marine Environment

TOR

Mestech Website 

Fish Population Genetics

TOR

Economic and Social Research related to Development Dynamics of the Marine Sector in Ireland

TOR

SEMRU 

 

The funding from these awards have to date created 45 new positions for researchers and students. Further details on these Awards including publications and outputs to date are available.