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Marine Biodiversity and Biotechnology

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Dornoch Oyster Bank Restoration

Dornoch Oysters

Dr Bill Sanderson, Centre for Marine Biodiversity & Biotechnology, Institute of Life & Earth Sciences at Heriot-Watt University is leading a project to re-introduce once flourishing oysters into the Dornoch Firth. The project is a collaborative effort between The Glenmorangie Distillery and the Marine Conservation Society. Press Release here.

Link to the Dornoch Environmental Enhancement Project (DEEP)

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