Category: Marine

Marine Conservation and Disturbance

Marine Conservation and Disturbance

The waters around NI are full of a rich array of marine wildlife including dolphins, sharks, seals, jellyfish and much more. We have eleven species

photo of colourful pieces on plastic on sand , including little round nurdles

Mermaid’s tears – a tale of micro-plastics

Mermaid’s tears sound like they could be found in a children’s fairytale, but these micro-plastics otherwise known as nurdles, are far from good news if they make their way into the sea.

The link between Marine Protected Areas and Blue Carbon

The ocean plays a crucial role in absorbing carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions generated by human activity every year, helping to mitigate the effects of global climate change.
Learn about Marine Protected Areas and marine conservation work in Northern Ireland as a nature-based solution to climate change.

Water Pollution

Water Pollution

What is it, who looks after our water quality and how we can all help? Water pollution can affect our drinking water, rivers, lakes and

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