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An adult Atlantic salmon jumping from the water. Picture credit to Mikkel René Andersen
News
October 21, 2020
21 October 2020 - The deliberate introduction of captive-bred salmon into the wild is a common management response to...
RV Celtic Explorer
October 15, 2020
15 October, 2020 - Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Charlie McConalogue T.D., has earmarked the...
October 7, 2020
7 October 2020 - The people of Ireland are being invited to share their views on Irish coastal seascapes. Seascapes...
Mission Atlantic
October 1, 2020
1 October 2020 - The Marine Institute will join forces with international ocean experts from Europe, Brazil, South...
Hugo Johnston and his father Graham Johnston from the Marine Institute explore Ireland’s first “Sea Science - the Wild Atlantic” at Galway City Museum during its official launch by Michael Creed TD Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine. “Sea Science - the Wild Atlantic” is a free exhibition and is a partnership between the Marine Institute and Galway City Museum. Photo:Andrew Downes, xposure
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September 24, 2020
24 September 2020 - Galway City Museum has been recognised by Tripadvisor as a 2020 Travellers' Choice award-winner for...
The people of Ireland contribute to Mission Starfish 2030
September 23, 2020
23 September 2020 - The Mission Board for Healthy Oceans, Seas, Coastal and Inland Waters will this week present its...
Lots of treasures and oddities found on Grattan Beach in Galway by Padraic Creedon and Anna Quinn (Galway Atlantaquaria) and Cushla Dromgool-Regan (The Camden Education Trust) who represented the Explorers Education Programme, as part of the EMSEA-Atlantic network on World Cleanup Day.
September 22, 2020
22 September 2020 - The Marine Institute Explorers Education team have joined marine scientists, teachers and educators...
Climate change research in the Arctic on board the RV Celtic Explorer
September 16, 2020
16 September 2020 - An Irish-led team of scientists on board the Marine Institute's RV Celtic Explorer will return to...
Marine Institute and NPWS breeding programme aims to safeguard rare freshwater pearl mussels
News
September 8, 2020
8 September 2020 - Freshwater pearl mussels are on the verge of extinction, and a new joint initiative between the...

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