Marine

Marine

Our marine environment is hugely important to our bio-economy, transport, tourism and recreational sectors. It is also an important indicator of the health of our planet. 


  • Our cultural history is documented along our coastline through shipwrecks and coastal features such as lighthouses​
  • Geological Survey Ireland leads the national programme of Seabed Mapping & understanding our underwater landscapes
  • Tsunami hazards & submarine landslides pose a significant threat to coastal communities in many part of the world
  • Habitats & areas of conservation
  • Marine minerals and resources
  • Coastal mapping and vunerability
  • Offshore renewable energy
  • Climate and ocean acidification

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​Related programme is Marine.

 

 

https://www.gsi.ie/ga-ie/events-and-news/news/Pages/the-island-geology-tv-series-online.aspxThe Island - Full series now available online. 02/10/2022 23:00:00
https://www.gsi.ie/ga-ie/events-and-news/news/Pages/Retirement-of-the-RV-Celtic-Voyager.aspxRetirement of the RV Celtic Voyager02/08/2022 23:00:00

 

 

https://www.gsi.ie/ga-ie/publications/Pages/Leaving_Certificate_Resource_booklet_2021.aspxGeoscience for Leaving Certificate Geography CPD Programme Resource Booklet26/04/2022 23:00:00
https://www.gsi.ie/ga-ie/publications/Pages/Briefing_Note_No_5_Supporting_Geoscience_Research_in_Ireland.aspxBriefing Note No. 5 - Supporting Geoscience Research in Ireland07/12/2021 00:00:00