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|North Sea Transitional Authority (NSTA)
All material, whether on the NSTA 's website or provided by the NSTA in hard copy, is owned by the NSTA or is licensed to the NSTA and is protected by copyright, trade marks, service marks, patents or other proprietary rights and laws. If you wish to reproduce the NSTA logo please ask our permission first at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Unless otherwise indicated, you may use and re-use the information featured on this website (not including logos) free of charge in any format or medium, under the terms of the North Sea Transition Authority Open User Licence, provided that it is reproduced accurately and not used in a misleading context. The material must be acknowledged as being NSTA copyright and the title of the document/publication specified.
|Oil & Gas UK
|Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS)
All information provided by the Scottish Association for Marine Science on the web pages of its Scottish Marine Institute is made available to provide immediate access for the convenience of interested persons.
While SAMS believes the information to be reliable, human or mechanical error remains a possibility. Therefore, SAMS does not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, timeliness, or correct sequencing of the information.
Neither SAMS nor any of the sources of the information shall be responsible for any errors or omissions, or for the use of or results obtained from the use of this information.
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|Scottish Wildlife Trust (SWT)
|Sea Mammal Research Unit (SMRU)
Data provided by the Sea Mammal Research Unit (SMRU)
If used, any layers should be acknowledged with
© Sea Mammal Research Unit
|Sir Alister Hardy Foundation for Ocean Science (SAHFOS)
Data are provided to Marine Scotland from The Sir Alister Hardy Foundation for Ocean Science (SAHFOS). The layers are available to view through Marine Scotland Maps. SAHFOS has an open and transparent approach to data availability, data requests and data citation. SAHFOS believes its plankton observation, ancillary datasets and associated metadata should be freely available to collaborating researchers. Increasing the number of scientists that can access and work with SAHFOS datasets will accelerate the progress of marine ecological science and understanding; enhancing the societal benefit derived from SAHFOS data.
More information about the data and data policy can be found at https://www.sahfos.ac.uk/.
|SAHFOS Data Policy
|The Improvement Service
The Spatial Hub's remit is to collate and standardise Scottish local authority's spatial data to form coherent, up-to-date national datasets, that can be shared with the data community to provide better insight, analysis and innovation. Currently, Spatial Hub data is only available to members of the One Scotland Mapping Agreement (OSMA)
|North Atlantic Fisheries College (NAFC) Marine Centre
Data supplied by the North Atlantic Fisheries College (NAFC) Marine Centre.
Generally, data should be attributed as follows, but please check individual layer information as some layers include derived data.
Copyright and database rights © NAFC Marine Centre UHI [year]. Not suitable for use in navigation.
|Natural Environment Research Council (NERC)
The following acknowledgement must accompany the reproduced BGS material:
'Reproduced with the permission of the British Geological Survey © NERC. All rights Reserved'
Where figures, sketches, illustrations, diagrams, map extracts or cross-sections are used as the basis of specifically generated illustrations, the source of the material should be cited as follows:
'Based upon [source details], with the permission of the British Geological Survey'.
Where the Carbon Capture and Storage data are referenced the material should be cited as follows:
"Based upon data provided with the permission of the British Geological Survey © NERC, as used in connection with ‘Opportunities for CO2 Storage around Scotland’ report, Scottish Carbon Capture and Storage, 2009."
Reproduction of any BGS materials does not amount to an endorsement by NERC or any of its employees of any product or service and no such endorsement should be stated or implied.
|British Geological Survey, Natural Environment Research Council
Data provided by Clydeplan SDPA under OSMA Public Sector licence.