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Education Zone

Doors OpenThe Marine Scotland Education Zone has photos, posters and links to lots of information to help you find out more about marine and fisheries in Scotland. Check out the:

And lastly, if you're looking for a job, have a look at the Marine Scotland vacancies list.


About Us

Marine Scotland

Find out more about Marine Scotland and our work

Careers and Vacancies Information

Information Booklets


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Do you know your cod from your cetaceans? Or your phytoplankton from your pelagic fish?

If you don't, fear not! Explore the species pages for all the information you'll need.

Fishy Facts


Do whales have belly buttons? Find out the answer to this and lots of other questions

Colouring In Pictures

Jellyfish colouring in imageFancy doing some colouring in of your favourite sea creature?  Maybe an octopus?

There are lots of free, downloadable images available, so have a look!