Marine Institute


Aerial Sparks Ailís Ní Ríain on board the RV Celtic Explorer for the SeaRover 3 ROV Survey during Aug 2019. Photographer Ailís Ní Ríain.
September 30, 2019
Ailís Ní Ríain, a contemporary classical composer and writer, spent three weeks at sea this August on board the Marine...
Eammon O'Connor
September 20, 2019
Eamonn O'Connor has recently completed his PhD through the J.E. Cairnes School of Economics and Business at NUI Galway....
An Octopus 1000m below the surface.
September 19, 2019
A team of Irish led international scientists on board the RV Celtic Explorer have completed the third and final leg of...
Funded projects commence under the Marine Institute’s SmartBay National Infrastructure Access Programme (NIAP) 2018
September 18, 2019
Seven successful applicants were awarded funding under the Marine Institute's SmartBay National Infrastructure Access...
New mapping application for Ireland’s Shellfish Monitoring Programme. Photo Credit Andrew Downes, Xposure
September 11, 2019
A new mapping application is now available on the Irish Shellfish Biotoxin and Phytoplankton website. Managed by the...
New research released on Ireland’s marine and coastal tourism
September 10, 2019
NUI Galway's Socio-Economic Marine Research Unit (SEMRU) has released research that presents estimates on the value of...
Applications open for Fulbright-Marine Institute Award
September 5, 2019
Applications are now open for the Fulbright-Marine Institute Award which offers a unique opportunity for an Irish PhD...
Elizabeth Tray - Research Scientist, Marine and Freshwater Research Centre (GMIT) and Marine Institute. Photo credit to Wonky Eye Photography.
August 30, 2019
Research Scientist, Elizabeth Tray, is preserving past marine research through the project 'Unlocking the Archive'. A...