• Where will the Weddell seals go? Deciphering the movements of marine predators.

    A Macquarie University researcher has tested two prominent marine animal-tracking models to determine which is better at inferring the movements of Weddell seals using IMOS tracking data.[more]

  • Ocean Glider missions revealed much in 2015 but were not without their challenges

    The IMOS Ocean gliders facility had a busy and successful year with a total of 26 deployments and, importantly, 26 recoveries in 2015.[more]

  • Third 'IMOS in MOcean' video – What do changes in the Southern Ocean mean for the Antarctic ice sheet?

    The 3rd video in the 'IMOS in MOcean' series examines evidence that a warming Southern Ocean is contributing to Antarctic ice sheet melting.[more]

  • Marine Matters issue 22 now available

    The latest issue of the IMOS newsletter, Marine Matters, is available to download via the website.[more]

  • Plankton report reveals deep knowledge on marine environments

    The first ever comprehensive report on the state of Australia’s ocean, as seen through the eyes of plankton, has been released today.[more]

  • Understanding the impact of the Indian Ocean on WA climate

    New research* led by CSIRO has described how heavy rainfall caused the top layer of the southeast Indian Ocean to be less salty, creating a barrier layer which trapped the heat during the deadly marine heatwave – La Niña and the...[more]