Here you will find an overview of our research projects, that also have their own web pages.
Reports from marine research. We publish a variety of reports in this series every year.
Here you can find research reports from NIFES.
Here you will find an overview of brochures made by the institute.
Here you will find information about our vessels.
Here you will find an overview of employees at IMR
Information about vacancies at the Institute of Marine Research.
Here you will find information about our facilities.
Last spring Atlantic salmon were tagged with satellite tags in Southern Norway. Now they have phoned home.
The water entering the Barents Sea is not as cooled down as it used to. This has a large effect of the climate in the area and may lead to fish and other marine life migrating.
New analysis of old samples shows that eels in Norway get twice as old as previously thought.
If our man Ronald gets 10 out of 10, his new “trainee” gets 9.
What do whales do when nobody is looking? Researchers are trying to find out using audio recordings.
Recently hatched herring do not navigate by compass, but by following the sun.
In a major new initiative, scientists at IMR will study how to get more food from the ocean into our ovens – without putting our health and the environment at risk.
Researchers have combed data from almost 500 fish farms all over Norway. They found only a weak and variable effect of using cleaner fish in the battle against salmon lice.
Below the sea’s surface, the cod spawning season is now well underway. We have trapped cod in a pen rigged with cameras and hydrophones - you can follow the spawning live.
Malnutrition is a bigger problem than hunger in the world today. Researchers hope that a small freshwater fish may prove to be packed with important micronutrients.
Calanus can be killed by small concentrations of the delousing agent hydrogen peroxide.
Large doses of teflubenzuron kill – small doses cause stiff joints. The question is how small.
The Institute of Marine Research (IMR) is one of the biggest marine research institutes in Europe, with about 1,000 employees. Our main activities are research, advisory work and monitoring.