Foras na Mara
We are the state agency responsible for marine research, technology development and innovation in Ireland.
We provide scientific and technical advice to the government to inform policy and support the sustainable development of Ireland's marine resources.
AREAS OF ACTIVITY
The Marine Institute’s primary role is to undertake and co-ordinate marine research and development.
We also provide a number of services to promote economic development and create employment around the marine environment.
Find out more about any of primary areas of activity below:
NEWS & EVENTS
Exploring Our Marine with the Marine Institute - Newport Research FacilityFind out more...
Marine Institute Newport Facility in Mayo to host Open Day for allFind out more...
International Fast and Secure Trade Lane (IFSTL) Project Final EventFind out more...
Marine Institute welcomes historic UN agreement on protecting marine biodiversity in international watersFind out more...
RESEARCH, FUNDING & PUBLICATIONS
Information on Ireland's Marine Research & Innovation Strategy 2017-2021
View all the latest research funding opportunities in the Irish marine sector
View corporate and scientific reports, peer reviewed articles and conference papers
Working With Us
We believe our people are our greatest asset. Find out more about opportunities to work with the Marine Institute.
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