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/Irish-Sea-earthquake-14-May-2020.aspxA magnitude M0.6 in the Irish Sea was detected by the Irish National Seismic Network14/05/2020 23:00:00
https://www.gsi.ie/ga-ie/events-and-news/news/Pages/DIAS-return-of-the-ocean-bottom-seismometers-a-GSI-part-funded-research-project.aspxReturn of the ocean-bottom seismometers: a GSI part-funded research project14/05/2020 23:00:00

 

 

https://www.gsi.ie/ga-ie/publications/Pages/Climate-Research-Coordination-Group-2019-Annual-Report.aspxClimate Research Coordination Group 2019 Annual Report28/06/2020 23:00:00
https://www.gsi.ie/ga-ie/publications/Pages/RMS-Lusitania-The-Story-of-a-Wreck.aspxRMS Lusitania: The Story of a Wreck17/11/2019 00:00:00