Marine Institute

Press Releases

The ocean glider being deployed from the RV Celtic Explorer.
August 3, 2021
3 August 2021: The ability to track free swimming salmon juveniles has been extended hundreds of kilometres into the...
Tail of Humpback Whale Orion. Photo Dr Justin Judge.
July 27, 2021
27th July 2021: A new individual Humpback Whale, nicknamed ‘Orion’, has been sighted for the first time in Irish waters...
Experimental salmon trawl net being hauled aboard the RV Celtic Explorer,  May 2008. Photo Niall Ó Maoiléidigh.
July 20, 2021
20 July 2021: Marine survival of salmon in the eastern North Atlantic has substantially declined in recent decades, yet...
HABscope
July 8, 2021
8 July 2021: A HABscope, a microscope with an attached iPod using artificially intelligent software is currently being...