WHO WE ARE

The Perry Institute for Marine Science is a not-for-profit organization committed to protecting our oceans through research that both inform the public and encourage action, ultimately improving the understanding and stewardship of our oceans.

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WHAT WE DO

Our programs focus on improving our understanding of the issues facing our oceans, working with governments to develop management strategies and improve decision-making, and educating the next generation of marine scientists.

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OUR WORK

Perry Institute for Marine Science supports a wide range of research that is helping protect our oceans, including:

Coral Research, Marine Protected Areas, Nassau Grouper Research, and Climate Change.

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Recent News and Announcements

How did Hurricane Matthew impact Bahamian Coral Reefs?

The Perry Institute for Marine Science led surveys of several coral reefs receiving different levels of impact from Hurricane Matthew in several parts of The [...]

  • Image by Stuart Cove’s Dive Bahamas www.stuartcove.com

Nassau Grouper Season Closure

After decades of advocating by conservation organizations and scientists, the government of The Bahamas legislated a closed season for Nassau grouper in 2015, December 1 – February 28!

  • December 2016 Nassau grouper research team

Nassau Grouper: The Winter Research Trip

Trip’s Purpose December 2016 Nassau grouper research team During the full moon in December 2016, a research team led by Krista Sherman (University [...]

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