SeaMap Tasmania is a project of the Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies.

IMAS is a centre for both research and education. Its research is characterised as innovative, relevant, and globally distinctive. IMAS education delivers first class programs resulting in highly trained scientists and researchers serving the needs of academic institutions, industry, government, and the community.

IMAS’s vision is to be an internationally recognised centre of excellence for marine and Antarctic research and education. By translating nature in to knowledge, IMAS is dedicated to developing environmental understanding and facilitating sustainable development for the benefit of Australia  and the world.