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

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

Professor Willie Wilson will lead the Marine Biological Association forward into its next exciting phase

Professor Willie Wilson has been appointed as the new Director of the...

Posted on Apr 4, 2018

Plymouth science institutions merge, promising a stronger future for marine biology

The Marine Biological Association and The Continuous Plankton Recorder Survey (...

Posted on Apr 4, 2018

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