Welcome to Mersea Consulting

Our Mission

Our Mission is to improve the marine realm through completing dedicated and focused scientific research dedicated to marine fisheries and ecology, contributing to conservation with the aim of improving gaps in policy. Due to our wide range of expertise, and collaborators spanning the globe, we can contribute to many different causes and projects. We privide a wide range of services such as conducting underwater research on biodiversity, fish & invasive species, elasmobranch research, fisher interviews, fisheries assessements, to data analyses and scientific writing.

Mersea Consulting Aylin Ulman Director

Taxa we work on:

  • Commercial fisheries
  • Non-indigenous fish species
  • Non-indigenous crustaceans, molluscs, echinoderms, ascidians, cnidarians, coral
  • Elasmobranchs
  • Marine mammals
Aylin Ulmans Mission with MerSea Consulting

Topics we work on:

  • Non-indigenous species: distribution, spreading, genomics, stomach analyses
  • Fisheries: socio-economics, catches, discards, CPUE, stock assessment
  • Fish biology & fecundity
  • Anthropogenic stressors
  • Community and population ecology
  • Marine policy
  • Marine ecology
  • Marine ecosystems
  • Biodiversity
  • Biofouling
  • Biological statistics
  • MPA research
  • Climate change
  • Scientific writing

Lionfish Report in 3 Languages

Puffers of Cyprus
10 Tips for connecting to the sea
16 Tips for Protecting the Environment
10 Tips for scuba divers
Invasive Puffer in the Mediterranean off the coast of Turkey

Our Collaborators

MerSea Consulting Collaborators