Googly-eyed scarecrow may prevent seabirds drowning in fishing nets - study

(May 10, 2021)

A floating scarecrow with googly eyes could help reduce the number of seabirds caught in fishing nets, researchers have said.


Mapping seaweed tides from space

(May 4, 2021)

A study led by Dr Liam Morrison from the Ryan Institute in collaboration with Dr Sita Karki from ICHEC at NUI Galway, have used macroalgal blooms for the assessment of the ecological status of coastal and estuarine areas in Ireland.


Seaweed Socioeconomic study with Marine Institute

(Apr 26, 2021)

Munster Technological University is delighted to be involved with the Marine Institute on a new project, undertaking a Socio-Economic Study of Seaweed Harvesting in Ireland.


New marine agency to police developments off coasts and at sea

(Apr 19, 2021)

A new regulatory and enforcement agency is to be set up to police development on the foreshore and at sea.


New machine 'crucial' to tackling marine litter

(Apr 19, 2021)

The country's largest beach cleaning group with over 300 volunteers has taken delivery of a new €25,000 machine, which, they say, is crucial in their battle to tackle the scourge of marine litter.


Alertox-Net project develops marine toxin warning network

(Apr 19, 2021)

The Marine Institute has collaborated with ten European partners as part of the research project, Alertox-Net - Atlantic Area Network for Innovative Toxicity Alert Systems for Safer Seafood Products.


No Marine Protected Areas to guide offshore wind farm plans

(Apr 12, 2021)

Protected areas in Irish waters will not be created in time to guide decisions on off-shore wind farms.


Surge in sea swimmers may prompt more water testing

(Apr 6, 2021)

The surge in year-round sea swimming could lead to an extended official bathing season and swimmers conducting their own water-quality tests.


Howth Fishery Harbour Centre Dredging

(Mar 22, 2021)

The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine (DAFM) and the harbour authority for Howth Harbour Fishery Centre, are proposing to dredge seabed material from within the harbour to provide better water access to the fishing, leisure, and RNLI craft using the harbour.


Irish Maritime Directorate Strategy 2021-2025

(Mar 15, 2021)

The Irish Maritime Directorate in the Department of Transport has put in place a strategy setting out its objectives for the sector over the next five years.



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