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Springtime Surveys with ABPmer


This spring has been a busy season for our Survey Team. Extended periods of settled weather coinciding with some large tidal periods has allowed them to successfully complete a range of exciting new survey programmes.

Introduction to Coastal and Marine GIS


Although an increase in the availability of marine data can help us to better understand and manage the marine environment, the ‘big data revolution’ brings a whole raft of data processing, analysis and management challenges.

The Great Eggcase Hunt


Do you know about the Shark Trust’s “Great Eggcase Hunt”? It aims to get as many people as possible hunting for eggcases that have either been washed ashore, or are found by divers and snorkelers underwater.

Sustainability Night at ABPmer


Today (March 22) is World Water Day. A day officially designated by the United Nations General Assembly to raise awareness and tackle the water crisis being faced by over 663 million people living without a safe supply close to home. 

NEW! North West Europe tide and surge hindcast available


We are delighted to announce that our recently created NW Europe tide and surge model and database are now being used in all our SEASTATES services.

Tidal lagoons; time to launch a new industry


The publication of the Hendry Review in January 2017 was a significant milestone for renewable energy in the UK; maybe even for the world but that depends on what our government does next.

25 years of marine habitat creation in the UK


Did you know it is now more than 25 years since the first managed realignment was carried out in the UK; the Northey Island project on the Blackwater Estuary in 1991?

EA Flood and Coast Conference 2017


With just under four weeks to go, we are getting ready for the 2017 Flood and Coast Conference convened by the Environment Agency taking place in Telford from 28-30 March 2017.


Rupert Malins


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