News

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

136 years of marine biology: Happy birthday to the MBA!

The Marine Biological Association was founded on this day in 1884....

Posted on Mar 30, 2020

Zoological Society of London launches national native oyster quest to find forgotten British treasure

. Wildlife photographers across the UK are being challenged to capture...

Posted on Mar 29, 2020

Message from our Director: update on MBA’s activities during COVID-19 outbreak

Message from our Director Continuation of MBA’s...

Posted on Mar 19, 2020

The evolution of the Journal of The Marine Biological Association (JMBA) as it celebrates 100 volumes

JMBA The first issue of the Journal of The Marine Biological Association of...

Posted on Feb 19, 2020

Call for ASSEMBLE Plus applications for access to facilities and research services at EU marine stations closes 9th February

The next call of the ASSEMBLE Plus Transnational Access programme closes on 9...

Posted on Feb 18, 2020

IPCC Report Card launch: Varied and far-reaching climate change impacts on UK coasts and seas

In the wake of the newly declared climate emergency, a major new publication by...

Posted on Jan 13, 2020

New IUCN report says the ocean is losing oxygen, threatening marine life and fisheries

A new report by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)...

Posted on Jan 8, 2020

DASSHing through the snow, in a FAIR and open sleigh....

DASSH, the UK Archive for Marine Species and Habitats Data has received an...

Posted on Dec 20, 2019

Other updates

Crabby Crafts

CrabWatch for all!

On the 4th and 5th of April 2017, the MBA education team was at the National Marine Aquarium's Sea the Difference event...

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 engaging primary school children from St...

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 outreach events taking place across Europe...

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 Week last week, attracting keen students...

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 all those who got in touch and booked...

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 part of the Sea Change project. Developed...

Posted on Mar 14, 2017

Young Marine Biologists

One Planet, One Ocean

Sea Change contributes to The Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO initiative on One Planet,...

Posted on Feb 14, 2017

Sea Change presentation at POGO

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

Posted on Jan 24, 2017