Marine Institute

Press Releases Archive 2022

Joe Silke, director of Marine Environment and Food Safety Services, Marine Institute Chairman Dr John Killeen, Martin Heydon T.D., Minister of State with responsibility for Research and Development, Farm Safety, and New Market Development, Dr Ciaran Kelly, Director of Fisheries, Ecosystems and Advisory Services and Dr Niall McDonough, Director of Policy, Innovation and Research Support. Photo Andrew Downes / XPOSURE
March 7, 2022

Minister Heydon was provided with an overview of four significant research projects funded by DAFM.

An Argo Float being deployed. Photo credit Tomas Szumski, Marine Institute
February 28, 2022

An ocean journey with the Argo float ‘The Argo Adventure’

Dr Grace Cott and Dr Mark Coughlan, University College Dublin
February 24, 2022

Two major research projects funded to study how coastal and marine habitats can reduce climate change

Women in Science
February 11, 2022

Marine Institute celebrates Women in Science

Bluefin Tuna, Donegal Bay. Photo courtesy of David Morrissey and Inland Fisheries Ireland.
February 4, 2022

Over 1,100 Atlantic bluefin tuna, the ‘giant of the sea’, have been successfully tagged and released under ‘citizen scientist’ partnership

Ocean champions project and awards. Photo Andrew Downes, XPOSURE.
February 1, 2022

Explorers We Are Ocean Champions School Project