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Ferguson Marine to develop renewables-powered hydrogen ferry – HySeas III

A Scottish shipyard is building the first sea-going ferry fuelled by hydrogen, marking a shift towards emissions-free marine transport.

19 June 2018Public interest stories

The seal diet

Launch of year-long study of seal diet throughout Scotland.

23 March 2010Research

25 year old message in a bottle reunited with its owner

Eco-volunteers track down 11 year old Orkney boy.. from 1985

20 August 2008Public interest stories

Declining harbour seal populations

Populations of harbour seals in Orkney and Shetland have suffered an as yet unexplained decline of about 40% over the past five years, according to new research carried out by the Sea Mammal Research Unit, University of St Andrews.

19 January 2007Research

Unlocking the history of Scapa flow

A seven-day survey to investigate the final resting place of the seven German warship wrecks at Scapa Flow, Orkney, began this week (beginning Tuesday 12th June, 2001).

14 June 2001Research