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Bluefin Tuna, Donegal Bay. Photo courtesy of David Morrissey and Inland Fisheries Ireland.
February 11, 2020
Atlantic bluefin tuna, the largest tuna in the world, frequent Irish coastal waters to feed during its annual migration...
Paul Connolly, CEO of the Marine Institute and Debbi Pedreschi, member of the Marine Institute's Get Greener Team.
February 6, 2020
To mark Sustainability Week (27 – 31 January 2020), the Marine Institute has launched an Environmental Strategy and...
Attendees at the ICES WKSHAKS Workshop in the Marine Institute, Oranmore, Co. Galway.
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
February 4, 2020
Tom Rossiter is a PhD student at the National University of Ireland, Galway (NUI Galway) and a Marine Institute funded...
APPLY FOR A STAND at European Maritime Day EXPO  European Maritime Day 2020 (Cork, Ireland, 14 &15 May)
February 3, 2020
APPLY FOR A STAND at European Maritime Day EXPOEuropean Maritime Day 2020 (Cork, Ireland, 14 &15 May)offers the...
West and East Coast of Ireland to take part in tandem Beach Clean Up Challenge
January 29, 2020
A simultaneous beach clean, on Sunday 2nd February, will see the west and east coast of Ireland competing to collect...
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
Explorers Education Programme’s Ocean Super Hero Pop Art and Creative writing competition on hold.Due to the government...
2019 Migratory Fish Stock Assessment bursar students - Paul and Conor. Photo Danielle Crowley.
January 23, 2020
The Marine Institute is inviting undergraduate students to apply for a number of work experience placements as part of...
Vera Quinlan with the Argo Float onboard their yacht Danu.
January 21, 2020
A Marine Institute Argo Float was deployed in December 2019 en route from Cape Verde Islands to French Guiana by the...
January 7, 2020
Eurofleets+ is calling for applications from researchers for three programmes – the Ship-time and marine Equipment...