News

Marine biological news and information related to our research, marine policy or public outreach work.

Environmental Governance after Brexit: contribute to official MBA consultation response

DEFRA is consulting on plans for a new environmental body to hold the...

Posted on Jun 25, 2018

MBA 'ocean indicator' supports microplastic investigation into the Pacific Garbage Patch

The MBA is delighted to have supplied an ‘ocean indicator’ for SkyOceanRescue...

Posted on Jun 18, 2018

Third Tranche of MCZs: contribute to official MBA consultation response

Defra is now consulting on the third and final tranche of MCZs, which involves...

Posted on Jun 18, 2018

Free workshops: Citizen Science Data Collection Tools for Marine Biological Scientists

We are pleased to announce two free workshops taking place in July and...

Posted on Jun 14, 2018

Can the UK remain a world leader in marine science post-Brexit?

A Minister for the Marine Environment is amongst recommendations from the...

Posted on Jun 13, 2018

Long-term monitoring reveals how pink salmon influence their food supply in a region of the north Pacific ocean

Scientists have discovered that a single, exceptionally abundant fish species...

Posted on May 25, 2018

MP visits the Marine Biological Association

Last year Dr Matt Frost spent a week in parliament shadowing the local...

Posted on May 23, 2018

European Marine Biological Resource Centre Biobank (EBB)

EBB is an Interreg (Atlantic Area) funded project with 20 partner institutions...

Posted on May 22, 2018

Other updates

Crabby Crafts

CrabWatch for all!

On the 4th and 5th of April 2017, the MBA education team was at the National...

Posted on Apr 11, 2017

The first Sea-Shore Safari of the year at Mount Edgcumbe!

On the 30 th of March 2017, the education team and volunteers spent the day...

Posted on Mar 31, 2017

Exciting ocean outreach activities revealed in the Sea Change project’s third project newsletter

The third issue of the Sea Change project newsletter presents the exciting...

Posted on Mar 28, 2017

Marine Biologist for a day

Another successful ‘Marine Biologist for a Day’ event for British Science Week 2017

Another very successful ‘Marine Biologist for a Day’ event for British Science...

Posted on Mar 24, 2017

BSEW

Marine Biologist for a day is fully booked for this year.  

Marine Biologist for a day is fully booked for this year. Thank you to...

Posted on Mar 14, 2017

Harmful algal blooms

Harmful Algal Blooms - i Book launched

A marine science iBook entitled “Harmful Algal Blooms” has been launched as...

Posted on Mar 14, 2017

Young Marine Biologists

One Planet, One Ocean

Sea Change contributes to The Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of...

Posted on Feb 14, 2017

Sea Change presentation at POGO

Sea Change Project Manager, Fiona Crouch, presents the work of Sea Change to...

Posted on Jan 24, 2017