Scottish Marine and Freshwater Science Volume 5 Number 3: The Science of Deepwater Oil Spills - Results from the 2013 Marine Scotland Science Workshop
Friday, February 14, 2014
The workshop on “The Science Of Deepwater Oil Spills – Modelling” held in
Aberdeen in September 2013 included more than 50 experts drawn from academia,
government, consultants and industry to discuss aspects of the science needed to
respond in an effective way to a deepwater oil spill west of Shetland. Experts in
oceanography, circulation modelling, oil dispersion modelling, oil spill response and
deepwater ecology were present.