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Fish and Fisheries

The Fish and Fisheries Specialist Receptor Group is concerned with evidence gaps related to fish ecology and the fishing industry and membership consists of:

  • Marine Scotland Science

  • Marine Scotland Marine Analytical Unit

  • Marine Scotland Planning & Policy

  • The Crown Estate (TCE)

  • Scottish National Heritage (SNH)

  • Joint Nature Conservation Committee (JNCC)

  • Marine Management Organisation (MMO)

  • Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science (CEFAS)

  • Scottish Renewables

  • Scottish Fishermen’s Federation (SFF)

  • National Federation of Fishermen’s Organisations (NFFO)

  • Inshore Fisheries Groups (IFG)

  • Scottish Creel Fishermen’s Federation (SCFF)

  • Fisheries Innovation Scotland

  • Sustainable Inshore Fisheries Trust (SIFT)

  • MASTS / University of Aberdeen

  • Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS)

  • Heriot-Watt University