Research diver surveying in kelp forest
Squid cells
Delta submarine
Pete with Emergence Trap
Researchers monitoring vegetation through transect sampling
beach seining
sea slug
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Areas of Research

The Marine Science Institute ranks internationally as a leader in marine and environmental research. Its researchers stand at the forefront of their fields, regularly redefining our current knowledge of marine science and policy. Over 300 research projects funded by more than 100 different awarding agencies are administered by MSI each year.  Research at MSI spans many disciplines that can be broadly categorized into nine research areas.