Marine Life talk

Marine Life talks are listed below.


Marine Life Talk – 2 February 2012

Coral

Why are corals colourful? by Ed Smith – 19.30pm at the National Oceanography Centre in Southampton –

Corals are renowned for their spectacular colouration. The proteins responsible for this vivid pigmentation are found in most shallow water corals and provide hues ranging from blue to green to red.

Marine Life Talk – 5 January 2012

Fishing for European Sea Bass

European Sea Bass: how do we restore UK stocks and why bother?, 19.30pm at the National Oceanography Centre in Southampton –

by Nigel Horsman

Marine Life Talk – 1 December 2011

Sea anemones

The Mysteries of Ageing in a Marine Environment, 19.30pm at the National Oceanography Centre in Southampton –

by Dr Joel Parker

From immortal jelly fish and sea anemones that live for decades, some marine organisms appear not to age. Do our oceans contain the answer to extending longevity?

Marine Life Talk – 3 November 2011

Fisheries Patrol Vessel

Local marine fisheries and conservation, 19.30pm at the National Oceanography Centre in Southampton –

by Dr Antony Jensen

The past few years have seen a major change in fisheries and inshore conservation management in England

Marine Life Talk – 6 October 2011

Snakelocks

Surf and algal turf – Life on the Boscombe Artificial Surf Reef, 19.30pm at the National Oceanography Centre in Southampton –

by Josie Pegg

Marine Life Talk – 1 September 2011

Hydrothermal vent

19.30pm at the National Oceanography Centre in Southampton – Mining in the deep sea and the protection of marine life –

by Dr David Billett –

The deep ocean holds a wealth of minerals. As minerals become more scarce on land, attention is turning to resources in the ocean.

Marine Life Talk – 4 August 2011

Balearic Shearwater

Why is marine wildlife monitoring important? by Alice Jones

Marine Life Talk – 7 July 2011

Ivory Towers vent site

Deep sea hydrothermal vents: a journey to the Southern Ocean – part II, 19.30pm at the National Oceanography Centre in Southampton –

by Leigh Marsh and Laura Hepburn

Marine Life Talk – 2 June 2011

Aqua MODIS – January 2010

Phytoplankton and the global ocean – 2 June, 19.30pm at the National Oceanography Centre in Southampton –

by Thomas Ryan-Keogh

Marine Life Talk – 5 May 2011

Climate change reality? (photo by Jeff Hawkins 2011)

Understanding the scientific basis of climate change – 19.30pm at the National Oceanography Centre in Southampton –

by Prof Eelco Rohling

Is climate change real? Is it man made? Is it a problem?