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Firth of Forth (Two Sites) - Deposition of Oysters

KY3 9RPPublished 21/02/24Expired
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Firth of Forth (Two Sites)

Notice is hereby given that Heriot-Watt University (per Lochside Associates) has applied to the Scottish Ministers of the Scottish Government, under Part 4 of the Marine (Scotland) Act 2010, in respect of Deposit of live native oysters for the purpose of restoration at:
Cost: £30,000
Location: Inchmickery, Firth of Forth, Ref: 00010639
55° 59.899’ N 03° 14.373’ W
55° 59.898’ N 03° 14.470’ W
55° 59.844’ N 03° 14.468’ W
55° 59.845’ N 03° 14.372’ W
Plans showing the position of the works may be inspected at

Cost: £30,000
Location: Inchkeith, Firth of Forth, Ref: 00010643
56° 00.907’ N 03° 08.164’ W
56° 00.906’ N 03° 08.261’ W
56° 00.852’ N 03° 08.259’ W
56° 00.853’ N 03° 08.163’ W
Plans showing the position of the works may be inspected at

Representations relating to safety of navigation or environmental issues in respect of the application(s) should be made by email to: within 28 days of the date of this notice, quoting the above reference number and Heriot-Watt University (per ‘Lochside Associates').
Fair Processing Notice
The Scottish Government's Marine Scotland Licensing Operations Team (MS-LOT) determine applications for marine licences under the Marine (Scotland) Act 2010 and the Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009. During the consultation process any person having an interest in the outcome of the application may make representation to MS-LOT. The representation may contain personal information, for example a name or address. This representation will only be used for the purpose of determining an application and will be stored securely in the Scottish Government's official corporate record. Representations will be shared with the applicant and/or agent acting on behalf of the applicant, any people or organisations that we consult in relation to the application and, where necessary, be published online, however personal information will be removed before sharing or publishing.
A full privacy notice can be found at: publications/marine-licensing-and-consenting-privacy-notice/. If you are unable to access this, or you have any queries or concerns about how your personal information will be handled, contact MS-LOT at:

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