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The Marine Institute's Remotely Operated Vehicle - ROV Holland 1
June 3, 2020
03 June 2020 - Celebrating World Oceans Day and this year's theme of 'Innovation for a Sustainable Ocean' is the focus...
Nephrops burrow
June 2, 2020
Nephrops are an orange-pink lobster, commonly known as the Dublin Bay Prawn, and are one of the most valuable shellfish...
May 29, 2020
The latest IMDO iShip index for Q1 2020, which is a weighted indicator comprised of five separate indices, representing...
Mussel been opened and tested in the Marine Institute lab. Photo Andrew Downes, XPOSURE
May 29, 2020
From sea to plate, the production of Irish fish and shellfish is supported by a range of scientific programmes to...
Shellfish. Photo Fionn O Fearghail
May 27, 2020
27 May 2020 - Exploring the science behind our seafood with 'Food from our Ocean' is the first topic in the Marine...
Marine Institute Residue Lab. Photo Andrew Downes, Xposure
May 26, 2020
26 May 2020 - The Marine Institute is pleased to announce a call for proposals from academic institutions to host...
My Explorers Seashore Guide Work Book published on International biological diversity day
May 22, 2020
22 May 2020 - Celebrating the United Nations International Day for biological diversity (22nd May), the Marine...
Oceans of Learning
May 20, 2020
20 May 2020 - In recognition of European Maritime Day on 20th May and World Oceans Day on 8th June, the Marine...
Irish Marine Data Buoy Observation Network
May 18, 2020
No matter how far you live from the shore, the ocean affects all of our lives. The Marine Institute's Exploring Our...
DIAS scientists collect unique data from the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean. Photo Credit: SEA-SEIS Team
May 13, 2020
12 May 2020 - Unique ocean-bottom recordings of North Atlantic earthquakes and the songs of great baleen whales...