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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

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ Project: Climate Change and Coastal Heritage Exhibition. Arklow Library 1-27 February. Arklow Library, Main Street, Arklow, Co Wicklow. Y14 PY61.2022-02-01T00:00:00.0000000Z2022-01-27T00:00:00.0000000Z Geological Research Meeting 2022Online event2022-02-25T14:00:00.0000000Z2022-02-25T17:30:00.0000000Z

​Related programme is Marine. Things to Know About.... Geohazards16/11/2021 00:00:00 and Geological Survey Ireland Support Irish Science Participation in Ocean Research09/11/2021 00:00:00 Research Coordination Group 2019 Annual Report28/06/2020 23:00:00 Lusitania: The Story of a Wreck17/11/2019 00:00:00