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Harvest GUID
Latitude: 60.87° to 54.63°
Longitude: -8.80° to -0.71°
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2019-04-04 (publication)
2011-06-17 (creation)
2022-03-04 (revision)
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NatureScot (pointOfContact, custodian, originator)
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Data collated by NatureScot and Joint Nature Conservation Committee. Copyright ownership is recorded against individual records and varies from record to record the following are the copyright owners of individual records:

Agri-Food & Biosciences Institute (Northern Ireland), BioMar partners (Trinity College, Dublin; Joint Nature Conservation Committee; University of Newcastle-on-Tyne; AID Environment), BMT Cordah Ltd, British Geological Survey, Colin Moore, Community of Arran Seabed Trust (COAST), Crown copyright (CEFAS), Crown copyright (DECC), Crown copyright (DAERA), Crown copyright (Defra - MB0102), Crown copyright (Marine Scotland), Donald McLusky, Dundee City Council, Edinburgh Napier University, Heriot-Watt University, Jason Hall-Spencer, Joint Nature Conservation Committee, Kames Fish Farming Ltd, Marine Conservation Society (Scotland), National Oceanography Centre, Natural England, Organic Sea Harvest Ltd, Porcupine Marine Natural History Society, Prof. J Murray Roberts, Queen's University Belfast, Scottish Association for Marine Science, Scottish Environment Protection Agency, NatureScot, NatureScot (derived from CEFAS video), NatureScot (derived from MSS video), NatureScot (derived from SEPA video), NatureScot (derived from SWT video), Shetland Field Studies Group, Shetland Oil Terminal Environmental Advisory Group, Spanish Institute of Oceanography (IEO), The Scottish Salmon Company, TOPAZ Environmental & Marine Ltd., Unicomarine, University of Dundee, University of Plymouth, University of St Andrews, and University of the Highlands and Islands (NAFC Marine Centre).

Details of permissions to mobilise for view download and re-use are documented against individual records in the CONSENT field. Likewise records of Native oyster or Native oyster habitat are considered Sensitive under NatureScot policy and are not to be released at full resolution; such records are tagged as "Sensitive" in the CONSENT field.