Marine Institute

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  • Ireland's marine territory covers up to 220 million acres (approx. 880,000km2), an area 10 times greater than our landmass.
  • Our national research vessels RV Celtic Explorer and RV Celtic Voyager are a key platform for Irish marine research
  • Harnessing Our Ocean Wealth - An Integrated Marine Plan for Ireland
  • A thriving maritime economy in harmony with the ecosystem and supported by the delivery of excellence in our services.

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NEWS & EVENTS

Station positions and mean burrow densities of 2014 Nephrops UWTV stations in ICES Subarea VII overlaid on Nephrops directed fishing effort

The Marine Institute and BIM convened an information meeting...

Mussel Lines. Photographer David Branigan.

The Marine Institute is supporting the Shellfish Regional Information Events being...

Image of The Atlantic Ocean Our Unknown Treasure.

Dr. Peter Heffernan, CEO Marine Institute joined European Commission officials and...

Ciaran O'Donnell. Photographer Cushla Dromgool Regan

Linking fisheries and seabed mapping acoustic technologies...

AREAS OF ACTIVITY

We undertake, co-ordinate, promote and assist in marine research and development. We also provide services related to research and development that promote economic development, create employment and protect the marine environment. Find out more about any of of primary areas of activity.

INFRASTRUCTURE & FACILITIES

Our laboratory facilities, national research vessels, deep water ROV, marine renewable energy services and unique catchment research facilities provide an essential platform for marine research.

> RESEARCH VESSELS

> NEWPORT CATCHMENT FACILITIES

> MARINE RENEWABLE ENERGY

> LABORATORY & BUILDING FACILITIES

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