Scapa Pier is a fairly sheltered location within Scapa Flow. The temperature logger is suspended from the pier, and surface nutrient, salinity and phytoplankton samples are also taken from the pier. The environmental unit of the Orkney Islands...
Marine Scotland Science also participates national monitoring programmes, such as:
- UK Marine Monitoring and Assessment Strategy (UKMMAS)
- UK Marine Environmental Change Network (MECN)
- UK Marine Environmental Data and Information Network (MEDIN)