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

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

Photo: Paula Lightfoot

Looking for outstanding #BiologicalRecorders

Nominate your marine #UnsungHero for #NBNAwards17 bit.ly/NBNawards

Closes: 31 July 2017

Nominate a marine unsung hero!

Nominations have opened for the 2017 UK Awards for Biological Recording...

Posted on Jun 13, 2017

Sea of hope

World Ocean Day - inclement weather curbs events but not enthusiasm!

World Ocean Day is a movement that aims to bring ocean issues to the fore and...

Posted on Jun 9, 2017

Kelp forest research

Uncovering hidden forests: the beauty and importance of kelp forests 

Kelp forests are vital for coastal marine life and valuable to people in many...

Posted on Jun 9, 2017

Plastics in the marine environment

Great infographic on plastics in the marine environment now available to...

Posted on Jun 7, 2017

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