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At any one time, PML is undertaking around 100 research projects with science and interests stretching from local to global, from lakes to oceanic environments. We collaborate in research projects across the world, and the length and breadth of the global ocean from the poles to the tropics. Our strategic research feeds into national and international strategies such as for the UK and other governments or regulators, and maps onto strategies of public sector bodies, space agencies, charitable foundations and philanthropists, NGOs and industry.

Here you can find a selection of our current projects:

Sentinel 3 lift off.  Courtesy of the European Space Agency (ESA)
Sentinel-3 Mission Performance Centre (S3MPC)

Project start: February 2017

Completed project
South West Partnership for Environment & Economic Prosperity (SWEEP)

Project start: January 2017

Completed project
ERSEM Schematic
ERSEM (European Regional Seas Ecosystem Model)

Project start: January 2016

Active project
Wind turbines at sea
ADdressing Valuation of Energy and Nature Together (ADVENT)

Project start: June 2015

Completed project
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Sea level Climate Change Initiative (CCI)

Project start: April 2015

Completed project
Mussels on poles at an aquaculture farm

Project start: April 2015

Completed project
Picture of NERC-BAS Twin Otter research aircraft
NERC Airborne Research Facility (NERC-ARF)

Project start: April 2007

Completed project
The RRS James Clark Ross, a scientific research vessel which has been used for many AMT cruises
Atlantic Meridional Transect (AMT)

Project start: September 1995

Active project