Marine Institute

News & Events Archive 2021

Clement Calvino
News :
October 19, 2021

The Marine Institute is highlighting the postgraduate students completing projects as part of the Cullen Scholarship Programme. The programme builds national marine research capacity and capability and equips graduates with the skills and...

Bioeconomy - The Blue Perspective
Events :
October 8, 2021

Friday, 22nd October

Exploring Our Marine with the Marine Institute - Energy from our Ocean
News :
September 30, 2021

Ireland possesses one of the richest wave and wind climates in the world.

Luke Batts
News :
September 28, 2021

The Marine Institute is highlighting the postgraduate students who are completing projects as part of the Cullen Scholarship Programme. The programme builds national marine research capacity and capability and equips graduates with the skills and...

Francis O'Beirn, Marine Institute
News :
September 24, 2021

In 2021, the Marine Institute is profiling our people, sharing their study and career paths, the work they do at the Marine Institute and the important contribution their work delivers.

Explorers Education Programme Expands to all Coastal Counties with a Strong Marine Outreach team
September 23, 2021

Now delivering modules to primary schools in all of Ireland’s coastal counties.

Ireland’s Blue Edge in Innovation webinar
Events :
September 15, 2021

Thursday, 30th September 2021

Bjørnsen family and friends discover the treasures inside the mini-boat 'Seoltóir Na Gaillimhe – the Galway Sailor’, after discovering it washed up on Bunes Beach above the Arctic Circle in the Lofoten Islands, in Norway. Photograph: Mr Lars Bjørnsen
August 31, 2021

After travelling over 3,000km from Irish waters in the Atlantic to Norway.

Keillan Clancy, Marine Institute
News :
August 30, 2021

In 2021, the Marine Institute is profiling our people, sharing their study and career paths, the work they do at the Marine Institute and the important contribution their work delivers.

Exploring Our Marine with the Marine Institute - Jellyfish
News :
August 26, 2021

A Smack of Jellyfish

Ross Finlay
News :
August 24, 2021

Highlighting the postgraduate students completing projects as part of the Cullen Scholarship Programme.

Marine Institute celebrates Heritage Week 2021 with Interactive Marine Archive
News :
August 18, 2021

Explore two rare historical collections on Irish sea and inland fisheries.

The Status of Ireland’s Climate
August 12, 2021

• Long term observations in Ireland provide important insights on the causes and consequences of Climate Change;
• Increases in atmospheric levels of carbon dioxide, methane and nitrous oxide have been observed in Ireland, and reflect the...

Lehanagh Pool sea site, Connemara, Co. Galway.
News :
August 5, 2021

as part of the IMPAQT research project.

The ocean glider being deployed from the RV Celtic Explorer.
August 3, 2021

Ocean tracking of Atlantic salmon extends to 600km

Adam Leadbetter, Marine Institute
News :
July 30, 2021

In 2021, the Marine Institute is profiling our people, sharing their study and career paths, the work they do at the Marine Institute and the important contribution their work delivers.

HABscope
July 8, 2021

to detect harmful algal bloom species (HABs) in Irish waters.

Ryan Burger
News :
June 22, 2021

Highlighting the postgraduate students completing projects as part of the Cullen Scholarship Programme

Dr Edel O’Connor, Business Development Manager, Irish Maritime Development Office.
June 15, 2021

In 2021, the Marine Institute is profiling our people, sharing their study and career paths, the work they do at the Marine Institute and the important contribution their work delivers.

A calm Wild Atlantic Way at Galway Bay
June 11, 2021

Oceans of Learning Focus on Research

Galway Bay
June 10, 2021

Ireland’s marine sector looks forward in final week of Oceans of Learning series

Crashing waves, Bray beach, Wicklow. Photo Cr CoastMonkey photography
June 9, 2021

Marine Institute’s Oceans of Learning Podcast features Ocean Leaders

Glenn Nolan, Marine Institute
June 8, 2021

In 2021, the Marine Institute is profiling our people, sharing their study and career paths, the work they do at the Marine Institute and the important contribution their work delivers.

Weather buoy. Picture Credit Kieran Adlum, Marine Institute
June 3, 2021

Our ocean and climate explored in Oceans of Learning series

Michelle Geary, Marine Institute
News :
June 1, 2021

In 2021, the Marine Institute is profiling our people, sharing their study and career paths, the work they do at the Marine Institute and the important contribution their work delivers.

Fishing boats and cages, Dun Laoghaire, Dublin. Photo Credit Coast Monkey Photography
May 27, 2021

Oceans of Learning explores Ireland’s blue economy

Roxanne Duncan, Marine Institute
May 25, 2021

In 2021, the Marine Institute is profiling our people, sharing their study and career paths, the work they do at the Marine Institute and the important contribution their work delivers.

Mick Gillooly, Joint Acting CEO Marine Institute
May 24, 2021

IRELAND POSITIONS ITSELF AS WORLD LEADER IN MARITIME RESEARCH

SeaToMe competition
News :
May 21, 2021

Marine Institute launch #SeatoMe Competition

Padraic Creedon, Explorers outreach officer based at Galway Atlantaquaria in Galway is filmed while preparing activities that will be provided as part of the Explorers CPD teachers training course in July 2021.
May 12, 2021

In collaboration with five education supports centres including Galway, Blackrock – Dublin, Waterford, West Cork and Tralee in July.

Finn van der Aar, author and marine biologist.
Events :
May 10, 2021

Thursday, 20th May @ 16:00hrs

Maria Pafi
News :
May 4, 2021

4 May 2021: The Marine Institute is highlighting the postgraduate students who are completing projects as part of the Cullen Scholarship Programme. The programme builds national marine research capacity and capability and equips graduates with...

Ag Iniúchadh Ár Mara - Ár nAigéan Atlantach
News :
April 29, 2021

Ár nAigéan Atlantach

CE21003 Annual Ocean Climate Survey onboard the RV Celtic Explorer. Photo creditTomasz-Szumski, Marine Institute
April 20, 2021

A 14-day scientific survey studying the shelf and deep water off the west coast of Ireland.

Alertox-Net project develops marine toxin warning network
News :
April 15, 2021

To facilitate the market delivery of safer marine food products in European waters.

Explorers Education Project features in the new European Blue School handbook
April 12, 2021

Our Ocean - Marine Legends, Fairy Tales and Folklore in Ireland

Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs) across Europe - Graphic courtesy of the CoCliME Project
April 9, 2021

Predicting and Managing Harmful Algal Blooms Impacts in the Coastal Seas of Europe now and in the future

An Taiscéalaíocht Ar Ár dTimpeallacht Mhuirí - Líonra Breathnóireachta Muirí na hÉireann um Baoithe Uirlisí
News :
March 25, 2021

Líonra Breathnóireachta Muirí na hÉireann um Baoithe Uirlisí

Horizon Europe Marine and Maritime Brokerage Event
Events :
March 25, 2021

Wednesday 28th April 2021.

M6 Data buoy. Photo Credit Tomas Szumski, Marine Institute
March 23, 2021

Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the Irish Marine Data Buoy Observation Network on World Meteorological Day

Bernadette Ni Chonghaile, EurofleetsPlus Project Administrative Coordinator
News :
March 16, 2021

In 2021, the Marine Institute is profiling our people, sharing their study and career paths, the work they do at the Marine Institute and the important contribution their work delivers.

Macdara Ó Cuaig Fisheries Liaison Team Leader, Fisheries Ecosystems Advisory Services
News :
March 11, 2021

Fisheries Liaison Team Leader, Fisheries Ecosystems Advisory Services

Mussel culture. Photo Cr Caroline Cusack
March 5, 2021

that the ocean off southwest Ireland will likely become warmer and less salty by the year 2035.

In February, 70 primary school children, teachers and parents learnt about whales and dolphins through the Marine Institute’s Explorers Education Programme.
February 24, 2021

The Marine Institute's Explorers Education Programme recently engaged with up to seventy primary school children, as well as their teachers and parents, who took part in the Explorers programme that focused on learning about Whales and Dolphins,...

100kWp Floating Solar Energy Plant. Photo courtesy of Upsolar Floating Srl.
February 15, 2021

SolarMarine Energy Ltd

Caitriona Nic Aonghusa, Marine Institute
News :
February 11, 2021

International Day of Women and Girls in Science on 11th February 2021

Linda O'Hea, Marine Institute
News :
February 11, 2021

International Day of Women and Girls in Science on 11th February 2021

Louise Healy, Marine Institute
News :
February 11, 2021

International Day of Women and Girls in Science on 11th February 2021

Liz Ryder, Marine Institute
News :
February 10, 2021

International Day of Women and Girls in Science on 11th February 2021

Grainne Ryan, Marine Institute
News :
February 10, 2021

International Day of Women and Girls in Science on 11th February 2021

Julia Calderwood, Marine Institute
News :
February 10, 2021

International Day of Women and Girls in Science on 11th February 2021

Debbi Pedreschi, Marine Institute
News :
February 9, 2021

International Day of Women and Girls in Science on 11th February 2021

Yvonne Bogan, Marine Institute
News :
February 9, 2021

International Day of Women and Girls in Science on 11th February 2021

Bursar Call 2021 Image credit Tom Szumski
February 9, 2021

View the bursaries available and get the application form in by the 26th February.

Vera Quinlan, Marine Institute
News :
February 9, 2021

International Day of Women and Girls in Science on 11th February 2021

Alina Wieczorek, Marine Institute
News :
February 8, 2021

International Day of Women and Girls in Science on 11th February 2021

Rosemarie Butler, Marine Institute
News :
February 8, 2021

International Day of Women and Girls in Science on 11th February 2021