Research that will aid fishing industry and save seals too.
Cian hopes his research will ultimately allow us to take a more pro-active than reactive approach to fisheries management, and ensure that fisheries and seals co-exist sustainably and long into the future.
Research Centre for Marine & Renewable Energy supported by SFI: collaboration for a sustainable future. Tweets by Dee O’Connor, Aoife Deane, Anne Marie O’Hagan
#MaREI and @ICoRSA_News are awarded €4.5m EU funding for two ambitious @EU_H2020 projects which will research, develop and implement “Responsible Research and Innovation”. MaREI will be the first institute in Ireland to receive an RRI plan.Read more: bit.ly/2NoHgfd 15 hours ago
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