Maynooth University oceanographer to lead a €2 million climate change project

Five year project

NUI Maynooth ahead of the rest  in gender equality

File photo

A Maynooth University oceanographer is to lead a €2 million climate change project funded by the Marine Institute it has been revealed.

Dr Gerard McCarthy is of the ICARUS Climate Research Centre and Department of Geography at Maynooth University.

The project, which will run for 5 years, aims to improve the understanding of the links between trends in Atlantic temperatures and climate change. 

SEE ALSO: Watch carols from Maynooth chapel

Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.

Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.