Current Challenges Facing Scottish Fishing Industry – Tonight’s Talk

Current Challenges Facing Scottish Fishing Industry.

Covering issues:

  • Cod recovery Plan
  • Conservation Credit Scheme
  • Mackerel Quota issues (Iceland/Faroe)
  • Spatial Measures Impacting on Fishing Opportunities (MPAs, SACs)
  • Renewables
  • Data Deficiency Problems
  • Discards

Starts at 18:15, in Bute Lecture Theatre A.



Dune Restoration Walk: Change to Thursday

The Dune Restoration Walk has had to be moved from Friday to Thursday due to a clash in schedules.

The walk will now run from 13:00-14:00, meeting place the same (the Bruce Embankment)

Fingers crossed the sun’s shining!

Welcome to St Andrews Marine Week


The 2012 St Andrews Marine Week is the first year of its existence, and welcomes you to a week of events, which aim to promote awareness of marine conservation and sustainability.
The University of St Andrews is renowned for its excellence in marine science, and we hope to provide you with information on the university’s current research in the marine sciences.
We hope to raise awareness of the big issues facing our marine environment, and inspire you to discover what we can all do to help.

Take a look around to find out what’s in the Marine Week 2012 programme.


Sian Tarrant