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Dr Liam Carr, Disipline of Geography, Co-ordinator for MSc in Coastal and Marine Environments NUI Galway; Niamh Santry Administrative Officer Marine Spatial Planning at Dept of Housing, Planning and Local Government; Caitriona Nic Aonghusa, Marine Institute. Photo: Andrew Downes, Xposure.
April 18, 2019
The Marine Institute recently welcomed an international group of experts to Galway to discuss how marine spatial...
Environment Activist and former US Secretary of State John Kerry to deliver keynote address at Our Ocean Wealth Summit in Cork
April 17, 2019
Ireland's Our Ocean Wealth Summit 'Shared Voices from Island Nations' Brings Island Nations and Global Leaders...
Bite sized plastics for Sea-Birds; artwork from Coore National School. Photos by Michael Mulcaire Photography
April 17, 2019
The Circular Revolution - Towards Zero children's marine art exhibition (15th April – 3rd of May), was launched last...
National Workplace Wellbeing Day
April 10, 2019
The Marine Institute is delighted to participate again in the 5th annual National Workplace Wellbeing Day 2019 taking...
Marine Institute Newport Open Day 2019
April 9, 2019
The Marine Institute's Research Facility in Furnace, Newport, Co Mayo will open its doors to primary school students...
New Mapping App to Identify Discard Hotspots
April 9, 2019
Julia Calderwood and Dave Reid, Marine InstituteThe Marine Institute has developed a new online application to help the...
Pirate puppets in Galway for SeaFest 2018. Photo: Jason Clarke.
April 4, 2019
SeaFest and Cork Harbour Festival are coming together for Ireland's biggest maritime celebration, which will take place...
Sean Kelly, Cullen Fellowship research on estuarine physics and ecology
April 2, 2019
NUI Galway PhD student, Sean Kelly, is studying for a PhD through the Marine Institute’s Cullen Fellowship Programme...
2019 Law and Environment Conference Programme
April 2, 2019
2019 Law and Environment Conference Programme University College Cork, on Thursday, 11th April  The...
Rang 2 primary school children from Scoil Shéamais Naofa, Bearna got up close to fish and shark species on the RV Celtic Explorer as part of the Marine Institute’s Explorers Education Programme. Pictured is Ronan Costello and Lauren Sherlock with an Atlantic Thornyhead and Monkfish. Photo: Andrew Downes, Xposure
March 29, 2019
Students from Rang 2, Scoil Shéamais Naofa, Bearna got up close and personal with sharks on the RV Celtic Explorer as...