News

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

Harriet Dale, winner of Institute for Life Sciences (IfLS) sponsored prize

MBA PhD student wins Institute for Life Sciences (IfLS) sponsored prize

PhD student in Marine Ecology (NOC) Harriet Dale recently won a grant at the...

Posted on Jun 14, 2017

A harbour in the Celtic Sea area

A new portal for information on the Celtic Sea

The Celtic Seas Partnership (CSP) project, now complete, aimed to draw people...

Posted on Jun 13, 2017

Litter on beach

An event to raise awareness of plastic pollution

CoCoastSW Plastic Awareness event Thursday 15 th June 2017...

Posted on Jun 13, 2017

Photo: Paula Lightfoot

Nominate a marine unsung hero!

Nominations have opened for the 2017 UK Awards for Biological Recording...

Posted on Jun 13, 2017

Sea of hope

World Ocean Day - inclement weather curbs events but not enthusiasm!

World Ocean Day is a movement that aims to bring ocean issues to the fore and...

Posted on Jun 9, 2017

Kelp forest research

Uncovering hidden forests: the beauty and importance of kelp forests 

Kelp forests are vital for coastal marine life and valuable to people in many...

Posted on Jun 9, 2017

Plastics in the marine environment

Great infographic on plastics in the marine environment now available to...

Posted on Jun 7, 2017

Southern right whale

MBA Short Course: An Introduction to Whale & Dolphin Biology And Conservation

Short Course: An Introduction to Whale & Dolphin Biology And...

Posted on May 11, 2017

Other updates

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

Necora puber, velvet swimming crab, devil's crab

January 2017 YMB Blog

Welcome to 2017 and the January YMB Blog! Hello and Happy New Year YMB Members...

Posted on Jan 17, 2017

Sea Change competition winner visits MBA

The UK winner of an international competition to make a video about marine...

Posted on Dec 23, 2016

YMB, competition, Christmas

December 2016 YMB Blog

Welcome to the December YMB Blog! Season’s Greetings and welcome to the...

Posted on Dec 17, 2016