Flanders Marine Institute

Platform for marine research


  • Whereabouts individual birds from LifeWatch sensor network


    Since the establishment of the LifeWatch sensor network for...

    read more
  • VLIZ-KMFRI website presents historic collaboration in marine sciences


    In October 2012, Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ) and Kenya...

    read more
  • PhD scholarship LifeWatch: microbial food web


    This research is part of the ESFRI-LifeWatch project...

    all vacancies

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!