After the sea trials, the ship will return to Holyhead, before also heading to the Arctic for extensive ‘ice trials’.
Tag: Scottish Association for Marine Science
The six SAMS scientists joined the RRS Discovery, one of the few ocean-going research ships in the UK, for the research cruise.
‘To see it hatch successfully and be released back into the ocean was a wonderful moment,’ says NatureScot.
SAMS Director Prof Nicholas Owens says there has never been a more important time to support marine science research as Scotland develops its Blue Economy, a crucial part of the country’s recovery post-lockdown.
Dr Matt Davey comes to the Oban-based institute from the University of Cambridge and has published findings in the journal Nature Communications that show the current distribution of the algae and how they are likely to spread as the global temperature increases.
Dr. James Fenton gives a thought-provoking talk entitled ‘The Loss of the Highland Landscape’