Organization profile

Organisation profile

ICIT is recognised as a world leader in research, teaching and consultancy with particular expertise in managing the resources of the marine environment. We are ideally based in Orkney, a renewable energy-rich area with 550 miles of diverse coastal habitats.

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    Research Output

  • Enclosing the right to fish: A Q-study into fishers’ attitudes to rights in Scottish fisheries

    Weir, S. & Kerr, S., 1 Apr 2020, In : Ocean and Coastal Management. 187, 105116.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Bubbles

    Woolf, D. K., 2019, Encyclopedia of Ocean Sciences. Cochran, J. K., Bokuniewicz, H. J. & Yager, P. L. (eds.). 3rd ed. Elsevier, Vol. 6. p. 26-31 (Reference Module in Earth Systems and Environmental Sciences).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary


    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

    18th International Bryozoology Association Conference

    Joanne Porter (Speaker)
    17 Jun 201921 Jun 2019

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

    Orkney Blue Carbon Audit Project

    Joanne Porter (Speaker)
    28 Jun 2019

    Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

    Press / Media

    Can oceans turn the tide on the climate crisis?

    David Kevin Woolf


    1 Media contribution

    Press/Media: Research

    Orkney’s shipwreck graveyard is bursting with life

    Joanne Porter


    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Research

    After the tsunami: how tidal energy could help Japan with its nuclear power problem

    Simon Mark Waldman


    1 Media contribution

    Press/Media: Research