High school Barnum Roeselare wins the PlanetOcean@Work competition
Planet Ocean, VLIZ’s main educational project, is an online...read more
World Register of Marine Introduced Species (WRIMS) officially launched
WRIMS – a database of introduced and invasive alien marine...read more
Belgian virtual laboratory for biodiversity research on renewed LifeWatch.be
The new website LifeWatch.be brings together all the...read more
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!