Marine Life Talks

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A series of monthly talks on marine conservation topics. These talks are open to the public and admission is free.

The Marine Life Talks are held on the first Thursday of the month at 7pm, please arrive at 6.45pm to be met in Reception. National Oceanography Centre Southampton can be reached via Dock Gate 4 (between Town Quay and Ocean Village).

Thursday 2 December 2010 - 19:15 to 20:30
Marine Life Talks SeaWatchSW marine wildlife survey by Alice Jones More details coming soon Previous Talk: 4 November – Deep sea ridge biology by Claudia Alt Free admission – these talks are open to...
Thursday 4 November 2010 - 19:15 to 20:30
Marine Life Talk – 4 November 2010 Deep sea ridge biology by Claudia Alt Deep-sea invertebrates on the Mid-Atlantic ocean mountain range - as part of the Census of Marine Life, Claudia is investigating benthic fauna of the Mid-...
Thursday 7 October 2010 - 19:15 to 20:30
Patients to polychaetes 7 October 2010 - X-ray and CT-scanning: 'from patients to polychaetes' by John Dinley and Dr Arnie Drury On the 8th November 1895, Wilhelm Rontgen discovered the X-ray. The developments of...
Thursday 2 September 2010 - 19:15 to 20:30
Scallop (credit: Paul Naylor) Fishing for sustainable seafood - 2 September 2010 - National Oceanography Centre in Southampton - 19:30pm - Jolyon Chesworth - Catching and eating fish has always been part of the fabric...
Thursday 1 July 2010 - 19:15 to 20:30
Deep sea hydrothermal vents – a journey to the Southern Ocean Deep sea hydrothermal vents – a journey to the Southern Ocean by Leigh Marsh and Laura Hepburn The discovery of chemosynthetic environments in 1977 is arguably one of the great...
Sunday 6 June 2010 - 19:15 to 20:30
Ed’s talk on the Durlston Dolphin Project Durlston Dolphin Project by Ed Harland Ed’s talk will be a gentle ramble around the theme of the Durlston Dolphin Project from its inception in 1994 to the present day activities. The emphasis...
Thursday 1 April 2010 - 19:15 to 20:30
Oyster Gonad Histolgy Only 30 years ago the Solent contained Europe’s largest natural oyster fishery. Today the fishery has effectively collapsed and the oyster population is rapidly approaching commercial extinction...
credit: Rona Lee That Oceanic Feeling – Rona Lee Thursday 27th September, John Hansard Gallery, University of Southampton (note venue) A Marine Life Talk with a difference takes place on Thursday 27 ...