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fishing Earth & Environmental Sciences
fishery Earth & Environmental Sciences
habitat Earth & Environmental Sciences
fisheries Agriculture & Biology
ocean Earth & Environmental Sciences
habitats Agriculture & Biology
carbon Earth & Environmental Sciences
trawling Earth & Environmental Sciences

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Research Output 1981 2020

Blue carbon audit of Orkney waters

Porter, J., Austin, W., Burrows, M., Clarke, D., Davies, G., Kamenos, N., Riegel, S., Smeaton, C., Page, C. & Want, A., 14 Jan 2020, Marine Scotland Science. 96 p. (Scottish Marine and Freshwater Science; vol. 11, no. 3)

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Open Access
inorganic carbon

From passive to informed: mechanical mechanisms of seed dispersal

Seale, M. & Nakayama, N., 1 Jan 2020, In : New Phytologist. 225, 2, p. 653-658 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

seed dispersal
species dispersal
environmental factors
population distribution
fluid mechanics

I/Ca in epifaunal benthic foraminifera: A semi-quantitative proxy for bottom water oxygen in a multi-proxy compilation for glacial ocean deoxygenation

Lu, W., Rickaby, R. E. M., Hoogakker, B. A. A., Rathburn, A. E., Burkett, A. M., Dickson, A. J., Martínez-Méndez, G., Hillenbrand, C-D., Zhou, X., Thomas, E. & Lu, Z., 13 Jan 2020, In : Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 533, 116055.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

benthic foraminifera
bottom water


Best paper award by The society of Organic Petrologists

Andreas Busch (Recipient), 2004

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Best presentation in category

Simon Mark Waldman (Recipient), 2016

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)


Carl Sullivan prize

Michel Kaiser (Recipient), Jul 2004

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)


Activities 2007 2020

8th International Symposium on Gas Transfer at Water Surfaces 2020

David Kevin Woolf (Invited speaker)
19 May 202022 May 2020

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Orkney International Science Festival

Joanne Porter (Invited speaker)
7 Sep 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in Festival or Exhibition

Press / Media

Can oceans turn the tide on the climate crisis?

David Kevin Woolf


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Research

Effects of anthropogenic noise on marine mussels

Mark G. J. Hartl


8 items of Media coverage

Press/Media: Research