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SAIAB Summer School

Applications for the SAIAB Summer School are now open and the deadline for submission is the 01 November 2019.

Curator Emeritus - Dr Phil Heemstra


In memoriam

Linefish resilience in the Anthropocene


The Southern African Marine Linefish Symposium (SAMLS) held its 5th convention from 8-11 July 2019...

RV SA Agulhas II Open Day


Women in Science on Ships - SAIAB Celebrates Women in Science at the RV SA Agulhas II Open Day at the Port of East London.

5th southern African Marine Linefish Symposium


Catch the 5th SAMLS from 9 - 11 July, 2019 with the theme "Linefish resilience in the Anthropocene"

Vacuum cleaners of the sea: in the age of anthropogenic impacts


Coastal ecosystems are among the most productive systems on Earth, however, climate change & manmade disturbances can have profound effects on them...

Isopod taxonomy shows genetic links across Gondwana

Research visit identifies need for collaboration among marine researchers working in the western and eastern Indian Ocean regions

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A new publication by estuarine ecologist Professor Alan Whitfield draws attention to the plight of fishes in southern African estuaries...

Masters & PhD Call

Call for applications SANOCEAN Masters & PhD project opportunities...

SAIAB Seminar Series 2019 Dr Irit Zohar

Dr Zohar focuses on finding evidence of coastal foraging and fish exploitation on the South Africa Eastern Cape Province over the last 30,000 years.