Marine Alliance for Science and Technology for Scotland

M A S T S

A marine science community delivering excellence and impact. 

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About MASTS

Welcome to MASTS

Formed in 2009, the Marine Alliance for Science and Technology for Scotland (MASTS) is a consortium of organisations engaged in marine science and represents the majority of Scotlands marine research capacity. MASTS phase II funding will take us through until 2022.

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Objectives

The overall objective of MASTS is to facilitate better communication, collaboration and co-ordination within the marine research community whilst ensuring that Scottish marine science receives international recognition. The work of MASTS falls into a number of key activities : 1) Research 2) Communication 3) MASTS Graduate School 4) Resources 5) Representation.

Knowledge & resources

MASTS also provides an academic platform and knowledge base for marine governance and commerce by contributing to the Scottish Marine Science Strategy.

The strategy will help to deliver ‘Clean, healthy, safe, productive, biologically diverse marine and coastal environments, managed to meet the long term needs of people and nature.’

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MASTS Resources

We’re working behind the scenes to bring you a suite of useful, and updateable, resources including: 

  • Find an expert
  • Find facilities & equipment
  • MASTS Publications

 

If you would like to be updated when the resources section is live please let us know.