NEW GUIDANCE NOTES published by the RYA on Passenger Safety on Small Commercial High Speed Craft such as RIBs etc. Click here for 11 page information leaflet (415kb .pdf).
NEW BASKING SHARK INFO available from SNH. Click for wallchart of Basking Shark Hotspots in West Scotland (663.3kb .pdf), Basking Shark leaflet (1/3 A4 folded, 838.9kb .pdf) and the SNH Commissioned Report “Basking Shark Hotspots on the West Coast of Scotland: Key sites, threats and implications for conservation of the species” (3772kb .pdf). If you’d like hard copies of the wallchart or leaflets please contact Jane Dodd on Joanne.Beaton@snh.gov.uk or 0300 244 9360 (Oban).
A reminder from A&BC’s Marine and Coastal Development Unit that they have various leaflets available for download or which can be posted out to you. See their website for details.
SIGN UP – The Salmon and Trout Association are running a campaign to try and prevent the contamination of wild fish by farmed fish. Sign up here.