49 results

Fish and shellfish stocks 2016


    Description of the state of the fish and shellfish stocks of commercial importance to the Scottish fishing fleet. TACs and quotas for each stock for 2016 are described, as well as the life history and biology of the species caught. Stock...

    Scottish Marine Recreation and Tourism Survey 2015

    Marine Planning

      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. The project was designed and...

      Simplified Displacement model: Foraging Birds

      Code,Marine Planning

        This model, written in R, simulates the effects of offshore wind farms upon seabird foraging behaviour, and the ultimate consequences of this for adult and chick survival. The model has been designed for use with four specific proposed offshore...

        Scottish Marine Animal Strandings Scheme (SMASS): final contract report

        Scottish Marine and Freshwater Science Reports,Marine Planning

          Scottish Marine and Freshwater Science Vol 8 No 8 This report describes the work of the Scottish Marine Animal Strandings Scheme between 2012 and 2015. Data on marine animal strandings in Scotland are described and analysed within the report.