Conserving marine wildlife through research and education
Join the charity MARINElife in advancing the frontiers of scientific research and the conservation of our seas: the last great wilderness in Europe

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NBN Awards 2017 (26.05.2017)

Nominations have opened for the 2017 UK Awards for Biological Recording and Information Sharing.
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MARINElife recruits Superyachts to Support Research

We are working with Superyacht skippers and crew, based in Antigua and Barbuda, to gain vitally important information on whales and dolphins around the region.
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2017 MARINElife Training Courses

Learn more about the identification of the whales, dolphins and seabirds that can be seen around the UK by attending one of MARINElife's Training Courses.
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Eco Badger Donate's T-Shirt Profit

For the month of May, we're delighted to be Eco Badger's chosen charity, with all profits from the sale of their charity t-shirts going to us.
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Join MARINElife on Lundy Island for a 5 day marine wildlife experience

Come and join MARINElife on Lundy Island from Tuesday 11th to Saturday 15th July 2017 for a 5 day marine wildlife experience.
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MARINElife has an incredibly important role to play in the protection of our invaluable coast and seas. The work that their dedicated and enthusiastic volunteers do to collect information on the distribution of both cetaceans and sea birds helps managers and policy makers make important and informed decisions about marine management and conservation.

Their work also helps to raise awareness of an aspect of our seas that few people appreciate - we have a fantastic selection of whales, dolphins and sea birds in our waters that some people might assume you have to travel abroad to see! Through this understanding and appreciation of our thriving coastal waters comes a desire to protect and conserve our local coastal environment. This is vital as we face a time where our seas are facing continued pressure from fisheries, climate change and other man made issues.

It is for these reasons that I am thrilled to become the patron for MARINElife and continue to raise awareness about their fantastic work and our stunning seas!

Maya Plass - MARINElife Patron

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