Marine Institute

Press Releases Archive 2022

Dr Niall McDonough, Director of Policy, Innovation and Research Services, Marine Institute
June 30, 2022

Our Shared Ocean, a collaboration between Irish Aid -Department of Foreign Affairs and the Marine Institute

Dr. Paul Connolly, Marine Institute CEO, Dr Jorge Miguel Alberto de Miranda, IPMA, José Maria Costa, Portuguese Secretary of State for Maritime Affairs and Ralf Victory, Irish Ambassador to Portugal, attended the signing ceremony.
June 23, 2022

The MoU will enhance cooperation in the Atlantic Ocean area between the two organisations, particularly in relation to strategic cooperation on marine research.

Dr. Paul Connolly, Marine Institute CEO presenting the award to Peter Kane Kilglass National School. Photo Credit Cushla Dromgool-Regan
May 20, 2022

Kilglass National School (NS), Ahascragh, Co Galway

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