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SeaFest 2018 in Galway Harbour. Photo: Andrew Downes, Xposure.
July 23, 2019
SeaFest, Ireland's national maritime festival, has received a top national award. The 2018 festival was awarded the...
RV Celtic Explorer.
July 19, 2019
A shark species, previously unrecorded in Irish waters, has been sighted 100 miles south-west of Ireland on the...
Marine Institute Headquarters
July 16, 2019
CEO TO TAKE THE HELM OF IRELAND'S MARINE INSTITUTEWe are now seeking a dynamic and visionary Chief Executive to build...
Exploring the Seashore Teachers Training at the Marine Institute in Galway. Photo Danielle Crowley
July 16, 2019
Up to 100 primary school teachers from Galway, Kerry, Waterford, and Dublin took to the beaches in the first week of...
Ryan McGeady
July 11, 2019
Ryan McGeady is a PhD student at NUI Galway (Zoology/School of Natural Sciences) and a Cullen Fellow at the Marine...
EUROFLEETS+ Ship-time and marine Equipment Application (SEA-Programme) Call “OCEANS”
July 4, 2019
The Marine Institute Coordinated Eurofleets+ project today launched its first access programme; Eurofleets+ Ship-time...
An Irish Argo Float been deployed from the RV Celtic Explorer. Photo Tom Szumski.
July 3, 2019
A German Argo Float deployed off Greenland in 2014, travelled 3,500km across the Atlantic Ocean and was recovered off...
11th Shellfish Safety Workshop. 8th October 2019.
July 1, 2019
11th Shellfish Safety WorkshopTuesday, October 8th, 2019 - Radisson Blu Hotel, AthloneOn behalf of the Marine Institute...
Faces of the Sea - Paula Hynes, Phytoplankton Analyst. Photo Cr Wonky Eye Photography
June 28, 2019
Paula Hynes is a Phytoplankton Analyst at the Marine Institute, monitoring the presence and impact of harmful...