An innovative study reveals that the adoption of very simple measures of environmental enrichment, which means the introduction of structures to improve the environment in the farming cages, contributes significantly to the...
Based on the ecological function and services of seagrass meadows ecosystems provide, our researchers have studied how these ecosystems improve water quality in aquaculture systems.
Raising only one voice, scientists and entrepreneurs call on the Government for more investment in research and innovation. The Manifesto that they present is subscribed by 100 researchers and businessmen and is online in the...
For the last 15 years, our centre has been dedicated to mapping marine habitats, an important research area for the implementation of marine spatial planning and management policies. In a visit, the Minister of the Sea announced...
This week CCMAR received the visit of students from the 1st grade at Colégio Bernardette Romeira, who got to know our research a little better.
Microplastics pollution in aquatic ecosystems is a major concern for the environment and human health. To study the effect of microplastics, researchers have recently designed and built a new housing system.
Isabel Marín Beltrán, a CCMAR researcher, was one of the young researchers invited by Science to write about how she imagined the world in 2040, considering the possible impact of COVID-19.
The study demonstrated the relevance of combining fish larvae behaviour and oceanography processes in modelling the dispersion of fish larvae to estimate recruitment.
Since the late 19th century, almost 30 per cent of known seagrass area across the world has been lost. Our researcher, Carmen Santos. coordinated one of the chapters of this report.