7 06, 2016

How tags help collision risk assessments

By | 2016-06-07T14:41:18+00:00 June 7th, 2016|Categories: Publications, Renewables|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

An SNH and Marine Scotland commissioned report, conducted by our colleagues at SMRU, has used data from tagged seals to assess the potential for collisions with tidal turbines, using the Pentland Firth as an example. […]

7 09, 2015

PAPER: How Grey Seals use a Marine Park

By | 2015-09-07T03:55:45+00:00 September 7th, 2015|Categories: Publications|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Interesting new paper on grey seal habitat use from scientists at the University of La Rochelle, the University of Glasgow and our own colleagues at SMRU. The paper investigates the habitat selection of grey seals within the French national marine park in the Iroise Sea. […]

24 08, 2015

Elephant seals: ocean explorers of the future

By | 2015-08-24T10:26:25+00:00 August 24th, 2015|Categories: News, Research & Development|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Did you know that an elephant seal holds the record for the deepest dive of any marine mammal? They are true deep divers and have been recorded at depths of OVER 2 KM – 2,388 m to be exact! […]