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Contact Details

Marine Laboratory
375 Victoria Road
AB11 9DB

Tel: 0131 244 2500  

Freshwater Laboratory
PH16 5LB

Tel: 0131 244 2900

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New Publications

Archive Publications

All reports, surveys and other publications produced by Fisheries Research Services (FRS), before it was renamed Marine Scotland Science in April 2009, including:

NB: these series are all now discontinued

Publications & Consultations

Glasses on a reference bookIn this section you will find details of current Marine Scotland consultations and publications, as well as material from the former Fisheries Research Services (FRS).

For any other Scottish Government publications that were published before April 2009 (pre-Marine Scotland), including those relating to marine and fisheries issues, please visit the official Scottish Government Publications pages.

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Library 1


Marine Scotland

Details about current, and archive, Marine Scotland consultations

Reports (by subject)


Download copies of Marine Scotland reports (by subject)

Scientific Reports

Surveys & Statistics

Download copies of Marine Scotland Science reports

Library 2

Peer Reviewed & Archive Publications

Aquaculture Bill

Read peer reviewed publications and historical reports from Marine Scotland Science

Topic Sheets

Topic Sheets

Access over 90 information sheets & leaflets on a range of Marine Scotland matters

Freedom of Information


Read all requests that have been made to Marine Scotland