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The blue jellyfish (Cyanea lamarckii)

Welcome to the wonderful world of jellyfish

Jellyfish (Cnidaria and Ctenophora) What is a...

Posted on Jul 3, 2018

New UK strategy to protect world’s ocean

Last week (22 nd June), the Foreign Secretary announced a new UK strategy that...

Posted on Jun 28, 2018

Environmental Governance after Brexit: contribute to official MBA consultation response

DEFRA is consulting on plans for a new environmental body to hold the...

Posted on Jun 25, 2018

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

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