Data related to marine planning activities or providing data and information to assist planning processes.
A mulitbeam bathymetry survey was carried out off the north coast of Scotland between the Kyle of Tongue and west of Thurso in August 2014.
European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) wildlife observation data has been collected from the marine renewable test sites at Billia Croo and Fall of Warness in Orkney.
In 2014, the Scottish Government commissioned Land Use Consultants to undertake a study to fill data gaps on marine recreation and tourism activity in Scotland and to provide baseline information for marine planning.
Scottish Government Demonstration Strategy: Trialling Methods for Tracking the Fine Scale Underwater Movements of Marine Mammals in Areas of Marine Renewable Energy Development
Scottish Marine and Freshwater Science Vol 7 No 15