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Marine Mammals Specialist Receptor Group

Published: 23 Oct 2018

The Marine Mammals Specialist Receptor Group is concerned with evidence gaps related to marine mammal ecology and the potential impacts of offshore renewables on marine mammals.

23 Oct 2018
Marine Mammals Specialist Receptor Group

This group has worked together to identify and prioritise evidence gaps associated with consenting offshore renewable developments, which are detailed in the ScotMER Marine Mammal Evidence Map available for download below.

Membership of this group includes:

  • Marine Scotland Science
  • Marine Scotland Planning & Policy
  • Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH)
  • Joint Nature Conservation Committee (JNCC)
  • Scottish Renewables
  • The Crown Estate Scotland (TCES)
  • Sea Marine Research Unit (SMRU)
  • Natural Power
  • University of Aberdeen
  • University of St Andrews