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/EMODnet-Geology-Minerals-Dataset.aspxGSI Work Package Leaders on the Release of EMODnet Geology New Minerals Dataset15/04/2019 23:00:00
https://www.gsi.ie/ga-ie/events-and-news/news/Pages/ESA-Coastal-Change-project-.aspxMinister Canney welcomes GSI’s partnership in European Space Agency project.04/04/2019 23:00:00

 

 

https://www.gsi.ie/ga-ie/publications/Pages/Picking-Up-the-Pieces—Harmonising-and-Collating-Seabed-Substrate-Data-for-European-Maritime-Areas.aspxPicking Up the Pieces—Harmonising and Collating Seabed Substrate Data for European Maritime Areas13/02/2019 00:00:00
https://www.gsi.ie/ga-ie/publications/Pages/GSI-Newsletter-Issue-18-Autumn-2018.aspxField Notes06/09/2018 23:00:00