Institute of Marine Science


Welcome to the Institute of Marine Science


The Institute of Marine Science (IMS) brings together the wide range of expertise and facilities at The University of Auckland to work towards improving our understanding of the marine environment.

  • Our Blue Backyard
    19 January 2017
    Our Blue Backyard is a five-part New Zealand Herald series that looks at the research generated by the Institute of Marine Science who are creating innovations inspired by nature and our marine environment.
  • Conservation Biology conference
    03 August 2016
    Scaling-up marine conservation to recognise whole domain management was the topic of a workshop run by Conservation International and University of Auckland ahead of the Society of Conservation Biology conference in Brisbane in July.