Marine Studies Institute

WELCOME TO THE MARINE STUDIES INSTITUTE (MSI): THE PUBLIC FACE OF MARINE SCIENCE AT THE UNIVERSITY OF SYDNEY, WITH MORE THAN 150 YEARS OF MARINE SCIENCE TEACHING AND RESEARCH.

RBR Award for Innovation in Marine Science

The University of Sydney’s Alex Jones is the recipient of the RBR Award for innovation in marine science. Her research investigates the significance of Jervis Bay for humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) mother-calf groups during their southern migration. Alex’s research has direct implications for the conservation significance and environmental management of the Jervis Bay Marine Park area. Keep up the great work Alex!

You can read more about Alex’s research here.