Discovering tomorrow

Institute for Coastal and Marine Research

The CMR is actively involved in facilitating meetings, hosting conferences, and building capacity through training workshops. There are also several citizen science initiatives run by different research groups, which we encourage members of the public to participate in. Follow the CMR news for notices of our research, awards and engagements.



Upcoming Events 

Past Events

Sea Turtle Citizen Science Initiative

World Oceans Day (8 June) Student Photo Competition. Please see the downloadable document in the sidebar for competition details. 

South African Marine Science Symposium. 4-7 July 2017. Boardwalk Convention Centre, Port Elizabeth. 



CMR Symposium. 20 April 2017. NMMU South Campus Council Chamber.

CMR Workshop: Global Change. Hosted by Dr Shaun Deyzel on 25 November.

CMR Workshop: Biodiversity and Conservation. Hosted by Linda Harris on 29 September.

CMR Workshop: Living Resources and Food Security. Hosted by Dr Paul-Pierre Steyn on 22 July.

CMR and MAPRU launch: 16 March 2016

Movement Ecology Workshop
Marine Spatial Planning Workshop

VIth International Sandy Beach Symposium
4th Meeting of the Western Indian Ocean Marine
  Turtle Task Force