News

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

Native kelps are important habitats for marine wildlife
Native kelps are important habitats for marine wildlife.

Will a non-native macroalgae change our kelp forests?

A new paper published by a group of researchers at the MBA considers the...

Posted on Jul 19, 2017

Beach Rangers at Kinterbury Creek

The Beach Rangers are back!

The Beach Rangers are back: join us for marine adventures this summer...

Posted on Jul 6, 2017

Young people participating in Crab Watch
Young people participating in Crab Watch, Spain

Crab Watchers Wanted! New Citizen Science Project to Monitor Crab Species

Crab Watchers Wanted! New Citizen Science Project to Monitor Crab Species How...

Posted on Jul 5, 2017

OSPAR intermediate assessment

OSPAR launches its 2017 Intermediate Assessment

OSPAR's Intermediate Assessment 2017 was launched yesterday. This assessment,...

Posted on Jun 29, 2017

Whale stranding

Whale mass strandings - the nexus between conservation and welfare

MBA member Karen Stockin delivered the Citadel Hill seminar this week on the...

Posted on Jun 23, 2017

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

Other updates

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

YMB, Sealife, hammerhead shark

November 2016 YMB Blog

Welcome to the November YMB Blog! Hello and welcome to the November YMB Blog!...

Posted on Nov 18, 2016

marine christmas, competition, art

October 2016 YMB Blog

Welcome to the October YMB Blog! Hello and welcome to the October YMB Blog! We...

Posted on Oct 20, 2016

YMB, Blog

September 2016 YMB Blog

Welcome to the September YMB Blog! Hello and welcome to the September YMB Blog...

Posted on Sep 20, 2016

Beah Rangers, Blue Sound, Summer events

August 2016 YMB Blog

Welcome to the YMB Blog page! Hello and welcome to the September YMB Blog! We...

Posted on Aug 8, 2016