Marine Institute

News & Events Archive 2020

Oceans of learning resources online at
April 3, 2020

Explore Ireland's marine resource

SeaFest 2019 Cork.
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March 23, 2020

and European Maritime Day.

Our ocean is our greatest natural resource
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March 16, 2020

Our ocean is our greatest natural resource

Marine Institute celebrates Newport 300 with Lecture Series
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March 6, 2020

With 65 years of Burrishoole research.

TY students splash into science at the Marine Institute.
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March 5, 2020

Participated in a range of activities at the headquarters in Oranmore, Galway.

Tugann scoláirí Idirbhliana faoin eolaíocht ag Foras na Mara
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March 5, 2020

Cuireadh fáilte roimh chúigear scoláire is fiche as Maigh Eo, Gaillimh, Ros Comáin, an Clár, Cill Dara, Cairlinn, Baile Átha Cliath agus Sligeach chuig an séú clár bliantúil ag Foras na Mara le haghaidh sheachtain na hIdirbhliana (24 - 28 Feabhra...

Dr Paul Connolly, CEO of the Marine Institute and All-Ireland Ocean Youth Ambassador, Eimear Manning, met with The Duke and Duchess at Howth, North County Dublin. Image Cr Julien Behal Photography
March 4, 2020

Focus on vital role of the ocean in our everyday lives and actions to safeguard it for future generations

Buaileann Diúc agus Bandiúc Cambridge le Foras na Mara i rith a gcéad chuairt oifigiúil ar Éirinn.  Image Cr Julien Behal Photography
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March 4, 2020

Dírítear ar ról ríthábhachtach an aigéin inár saol agus na gníomhartha chun é a chosaint do ghlúnta sa todhchaí.

The Marine Institute's Remotely Operated Vehicle - ROV Holland 1
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February 19, 2020

No matter how far you live from the shore, the ocean affects our lives

Eimear Manning from Global Action Plan Ireland, dissects a squid with primary students from Virgin Mary GNS, Ballymun, Dublin. Eimear is sharing her love for the ocean by delivering the Marine Institute's Explorers Education marine project module for the first time on Valentine's Day.
February 14, 2020

Highlighting the importance of children engaging in our ocean.

Celebrating International Day of Women and Girls in Science at the Marine Institute
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February 11, 2020

Almost 70% of the women working at the Marine Institute work in science and research

Bluefin Tuna, Donegal Bay. Photo courtesy of David Morrissey and Inland Fisheries Ireland.
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February 11, 2020

Successful data collection in 2020 fishery will underpin potential for future years

Paul Connolly, CEO of the Marine Institute and Debbi Pedreschi, member of the Marine Institute's Get Greener Team.
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February 6, 2020

Organisations required to achieve a 33% reduction in energy usage by the end of 2020.

Attendees at the ICES WKSHAKS Workshop in the Marine Institute, Oranmore, Co. Galway.
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February 5, 2020

Experts in shark biology, data and mapping recently met at the Marine Institute's headquarters in Oranmore, Co Galway.

Tom Rossiter, a PhD student at the National University of Ireland, Galway (NUI Galway) and a Marine Institute funded Cullen Fellow. Photo Andrew Downes, XPOSURE
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February 4, 2020

Tom Rossiter is a PhD student at the National University of Ireland, Galway.

APPLY FOR A STAND at European Maritime Day EXPO  European Maritime Day 2020 (Cork, Ireland, 14 &15 May)
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February 3, 2020

European Maritime Day 2020 - Cork, Ireland, 14 and15 May

West and East Coast of Ireland to take part in tandem Beach Clean Up Challenge
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January 29, 2020

East meets West in tandem beach clean challenge

MacDara Flavin (9) from Scoíl Shéamais Naofa, Barna, Galway launches Explorers Pop art and Creative writing competition open to all national primary schools to create a super hero that saves the ocean from climate change.  See  Funded by the Marine Institute and supported by the Camden Education Trust, and Galway Education Centre. Photography: Andrew Downes – Xposure
January 27, 2020

Inviting primary school children to use the power of their imagination to save the ocean from climate change.

2019 Migratory Fish Stock Assessment bursar students - Paul and Conor. Photo Danielle Crowley.
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January 23, 2020

View the bursaries available and get the application form in by the 12th February.

Vera Quinlan with the Argo Float onboard their yacht Danu.
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January 21, 2020

Argo Floats are deployed across the world's oceans and distribute real-time information.

January 7, 2020

Eurofleets+ Eurofleets+ is calling for applications from...