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Flanders Marine Institute

Platform for marine research

  • Subtruncate surf clam and common cockle most numerous on Big Shell Counting Day 2019

  • VLIZ data centre rewarded with IODE accreditation

  • Ten most remarkable new marine species from 2018

  • AQUA-LIT: working with the aquaculture sector to prevent marine litter entering the sea

  • VLIZ library’s unique marine collection: for and by its users

  • Student job vacancies at VLIZ for summer 2019

  • Breathing in sea air to combat cancer and cholesterol

  • New LifeWatch data loggers for eels are easily retrieved

  • EMODnet launches Atlas of European Marine Life

  • Compendium for Coast and Sea 2018 and Coastal Portal launched!


About VLIZ

About VLIZ

The Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ) is a centre for marine and coastal research. As a partner in various projects and networks it promotes and supports the international image of Flemish marine scientific research and international marine education.

In its capacity as a coordination and information platform, the Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ) supports some thousand marine scientists in Flanders by disseminating their knowledge to policymakers, educators, the general public and scientists.

Discover the multidisciplinary marine research community in the broadest sense of the term on this website!