Some datasets are downloadable in various formats. Follow the download button next to layer name, which will take you to the download source. This is usually to the Scottish Spatial Data Infrastructure (SSDI) website.
If MAPS NMPi users are utilising the WMS in GIS, any maps produced should acknowledge Marine Scotland’s MAPS NMPi as the source of the feed and the third party data owner as the data source. Some copyrighted material may require the consent of the data owner for any reproduction, adaptation, manipulation, extraction or other use. Images from MAPS NMPi based on such data should not be reproduced by third parties without checking with the data owner. For details of the data owner follow the icon from a layer to the accompanying Marine Scotland INFORMATION page. The ‘Data Originators’ field identifies the data owner.
All Marine Scotland MAPS NMPi data are covered by Crown Copyright and related Privacy and Content Disclaimers or Third Party Copyrights. Further copyright/licence details for all MAPS NMPi layers can be found on the appropriate Marine Scotland INFORMATION page – follow the NMPi from a layer to the accompanying Marine Scotland INFORMATION page and scroll down to ‘Click title for metadata and licence information’.
WMS and WFS
MAPS NMPi data can also be viewed through our Web Map Service (WMS) and our Web Feature Service (WFS) although not all layers will be available this way due to licensing restrictions.
Find out more about how to link to WMS Layers and WFS data.
Click on the NMPi for more details about each layer and to see related information.
Marine Scotland cannot be held responsible for any inaccuracies in data provided by organisations other than Marine Scotland. Datasets are not to be used for navigation.