The Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS) is Scotland’s largest independent marine science organisation, dedicated to delivering marine science for a healthy and sustainable marine environment. Based near Oban on Scotland’s west coast, SAMS’ research strengths include marine renewables, aquaculture, marine biotechnology, marine policy, deep-sea systems, climate change and polar science. SAMS delivers undergraduate education as a partner in the University of the Highlands and Islands, and is a member of both the Marine Alliance for Science and Technology for Scotland (MASTS) and the Scottish Alliance for Geoscience, Environment and Society (SAGES).

Dr Hannah Grist
Project Officer
Mr Peter Lamont
Field Assistant

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