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

Multi-Million Pound Initiative Advances the Sustainable Management of UK’s Marine Resources

rs127_pollack_firestone_160719.jpg In the wake of COP26, the South West is to...

Posted on Nov 24, 2021

The Marine Biological Association (MBA) has earned two bronze LEAFs (Laboratory Efficiency Assessment Framework)

Marine Biological Association leads the way in laboratory sustainability as first marine biology institute in UK with LEAF accreditation.

LEAF Accreditation An independent standard specialized on improving energy...

Posted on Nov 23, 2021

Dr Matthew Frost, Marine Biological Association FMBA

Fellowships awarded for exceptional contributions to marine biology

The Marine Biological Association (MBA) have welcomed four new Fellows who have...

Posted on Nov 23, 2021

Scientists call on COP26 leaders to listen to the ocean in order to meet climate goals

New research published today on the eve of Ocean Day at COP26 says measures to...

Posted on Nov 4, 2021

Coral bleaching

Marine heatwaves impact ecosystems with widespread implications for society

coral_bleach.jpg Marine heatwaves have caused widespread loss of habitat-...

Posted on Oct 22, 2021

Marine Biological Association Citadel Hill

Climate change conference and poster session to mark COP26

The Marine Biological Association (MBA) has partnered with marine science and...

Posted on Oct 21, 2021

Young Marine Biologist Summit 2021

International summit for young marine biologists returns for 2021

Professional and aspiring marine biologists from around the world will join us...

Posted on Oct 18, 2021

Other updates

Changes in British rocky shore communities in response to climate change

The MBA MarClim® time-series has just been published by MBA's Nova Mieszkowska and the MarClim team in the scientific...

Posted on Mar 12, 2020

My four months at the MBA…

In November 2019, I started working as a science communication volunteer here at the MBA and as my time is now coming...

Posted on Mar 10, 2020

Volunteering with a view

KB Hi my name is Kellyanne. Back in October, I started as a communications intern at the MBA. I felt apprehensive about...

Posted on Jan 23, 2020

Climate Change: Impact on Earth Systems

Oceanographer and marine biologist Philip (Chris) Reid was invited to speak at the MBA's AGM in December. Global...

Posted on Jan 21, 2020

November 2019 YMB Blog

Welcome to the November 2019 YMB Blog! Hello YMB Members! This month’s YMB Bulletin brings you some really exciting...

Posted on Nov 14, 2019

Work Experience Week 2019

Each year in July, the Marine Biological Association welcomes six budding marine biologists aged 14 to 18 to the...

Posted on Nov 14, 2019

Participant Seabird and marine mammal sampling

Marine Science Camps 2019

Over 100 young people, mainly aged 16-18, took part in the 2019 Marine Science Camps programme. The six camps were...

Posted on Nov 13, 2019

Marine Biologist for a Day 2019; what a week!

Last week people around the UK celebrated National Science Week, which means the return of the very successful event: ‘...

Posted on Mar 27, 2019