Nekton's Research Programme

Research and exploration of the upper 500 metres of the ocean in order to create a step change in our knowledge and understanding of ocean health and establish the first comprehensive baseline of its marine life and impacts of human activity.

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The first standardised protocol for multidisciplinary marine research

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Ocean Governance

Co-produced science and open access data to catalyse ocean policy and management

Capacity Development and Grants

Creating a legacy of marine science and skills for ocean conservation and management

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Publications and Cruise Reports

Mission I: XL Catlin Deep Ocean Survey

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Ongoing activities

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Yachts For Science

Yachts for Science matches marine scientists with private yachts to undertake field research.

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