Join us at the National Marine Aquarium for the annual Plymouth Marine Science & Education Foundation Spring Public Lecture on the 25th of May 2022.

Featuring a series of mini lectures from Plymouth’s marine institutes, showcasing current research in and around Plymouth Sound, the home of the UK’s first National Marine Park.

Featuring talks by:

Marine Biological Association  – The Darwin Tree of Life Team will showcase their work on Genome sequencing and  Plymouth Sound

Plymouth Marine Laboratory – The PML team  will discuss ‘Putting the smart into Smartsound’-a discourse through the observations of the Western Channel Observatory and the moves towards autonomy and digital twins.

Plymouth University – Dr Tom Stamp will present recent footage from Plymouth Sound, talking about how Bass are tracked and where they go

Ocean Conservation Trust – Mark Parry will unveil the wonderful world of Seagrass and the current restoration project in the Sound

A pay bar will be available. The event is free but registration is essential.

The National Marine Aquarium (NMA) is the UK’s largest aquarium, located in Britain’s Ocean City, Plymouth. It is run by the Ocean Conservation Trust, a charity dedicated to connecting people with the Ocean.

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